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Murder, gender and the media : narratives of dangerous love

Author: Jane Monckton Smith
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
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A shocking look at how the idea of romantic love can justify and excuse the killing of women by their partners, and lead to sympathy and reduced sentences for the killers. The author explores how  Read more...


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Monckton Smith
ISBN: 9781137007735 1137007737
OCLC Number: 843181943
Notes: In Palgrave connect.
Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 23 avril 2013).
Description: 1 online resource (1 texte électronique (187 p.)) : fichier PDF
Contents: Love and Intimate Femicide The Problem of Intimate Partner Abuse The Problems of Intimate Partner Femicide Romantic Love and Violence News Reporting of IPA and IPF Six Case Studies and Factor Analysis Narratives of IPF with Love Narratives of IPF without Love Forensic Narratives, Love and Homicide Appendix I: A Personal Account from Frank Mullane
Other Titles: Palgrave connect.
Responsibility: Jane Monckton-Smith.
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'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 - Read more...

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