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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:|
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jane Dr Monckton-Smith
|ISBN:||9781137007735 1137007737 9780230271906 0230271901|
|Description:||1 online resource (202 pages)|
|Contents:||Cover; Contents; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; 1 Love and Intimate Partner Femicide; Introduction; Murder; Forensic narratives; Domestic homicide reviews; Criminal justice and intimate partner abuse; Coercive control; Victim voice; Organization of the book; 2 The Problem of Intimate Partner Abuse; Introduction; Children and intimate partner abuse; Intimate partner abuse as a global issue; Cultural differences; Gendered subjectivity and gender symmetry; 3 The Problem of Intimate Partner Femicide; Intimate partner femicide as a global issue; Domestic homicide reviews. The UK Homicide ServiceAssessing risk; Gendered subjectivities and intimate partner femicide; 4 Romantic Love and Violence; The problem with romantic love; Heteronormativity, love and marriage; Doing romantic love; The rhetoric of romance; Romantic love, marriage and violence; The joint marital narrative; Violence and abuse as a positive force; 5 News Reporting of Intimate Partner Abuse and Intimate Partner Femicide; News reporting; News values; The rhetoric of intimate partner abuse in the news; A journalists' code of practice when reporting on violence against women. 6 Case Studies and Factor AnalysisIntroduction; The forensic narrative; Discourse; Factor analysis; Age and age difference; Level of violence; History of violence; Multiple victims; Estrangement or its threat; Love and criminal justice outcome; Narrative strands; 7 Narratives of Intimate Partner Femicide with Love; Introduction; Tough love; Jealous love; Suicidal love; Pathological love; 8 Narratives of Intimate Partner Femicide without Love; Absence of love; Jealous rage; Suicidal/lack of love; Pathological love/hate; 9 Forensic Narratives, Love and Homicide; Conclusions; Findings. Love and damaging narrative conventionsThe importance of the victim's voice; Appendix 1 A Personal Account of the Murders of Julia and Will Pemberton and the Subsequent Domestic Homicide Review; Appendix 2 Case Studies Used; References; Index.|
'Murder, Gender and the Media draws on original empirical research on Intimate Partner Femicide to challenge the dominant discourse of heterosexual romantic love - reinforced by the news media -
- Murder -- Press coverage -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century -- Case studies.
- Crimes of passion -- Press coverage -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century -- Case studies.
- Murder victims -- Press coverage -- Great Britain -- History -- 21st century -- Case studies.
- Press -- Great Britain -- Influence -- Case studies.
- Homicide -- Great Britain.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Criminology.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Gender Studies.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Penology.
- Women -- Crimes against -- Great Britain.
- Criminal investigation & detection.
- Penology & punishment.
- Emergency services.
- Women -- Crimes against.
- Great Britain.