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The Resource Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture, Ellen Nerenberg

Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture, Ellen Nerenberg

Label
Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture
Title
Murder made in Italy
Title remainder
homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture
Statement of responsibility
Ellen Nerenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looking at media coverage of three very prominent murder cases, Murder Made in Italy explores the cultural issues raised by the murders and how they reflect developments in Italian civil society over the past 20 years. Providing detailed descriptions of each murder, investigation, and court case, Ellen Nerenberg addresses the perception of lawlessness in Italy, the country's geography of crime, and the generalized fear for public safety among the Italian population. Nerenberg examines the fictional and nonfictional representations of these crimes through the lenses of moral panic, media specta
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nerenberg, Ellen Victoria
Dewey number
364.152/30945
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.M852
LC item number
I854 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder in mass media
  • Mass media and criminal justice
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • TRUE CRIME
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Mass media and criminal justice
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Murder in mass media
  • Italy
Label
Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture, Ellen Nerenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-360) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: making a killing -- Part 1. Serial killing. The "monster" of Florence: serial murders and investigation -- Monstrous murder: serial killers and detectives in contemporary Italian fiction -- "Penile" procedure: law and order in Dario Argento's cinema -- Part 2. Matricide and fratricide: Erika, Omar, and violent youth in Italy. Sono stati loro: Erika, Omar, and the double homicide of Susy Cassini and Gianluca de Nardo in Novi Ligure -- The raw and the cooked: transnational media and violence in Italy's cannibal pulp fiction of the 1990s -- Part 3. Filicide: the bad/mad mother of Cogne and violence against children. The yellow and the black: Cogne; or, crime of the century -- Spectacular grief and public mourning -- Unspeakable crimes: children as witnesses, victims, and perpetrators -- Epilogue: kiss me deadly
Control code
848917438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 384 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253012425
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 494889
  • 22573/ctt16gk6w9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)848917438
Label
Murder made in Italy : homicide, media, and contemporary Italian culture, Ellen Nerenberg
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-360) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: making a killing -- Part 1. Serial killing. The "monster" of Florence: serial murders and investigation -- Monstrous murder: serial killers and detectives in contemporary Italian fiction -- "Penile" procedure: law and order in Dario Argento's cinema -- Part 2. Matricide and fratricide: Erika, Omar, and violent youth in Italy. Sono stati loro: Erika, Omar, and the double homicide of Susy Cassini and Gianluca de Nardo in Novi Ligure -- The raw and the cooked: transnational media and violence in Italy's cannibal pulp fiction of the 1990s -- Part 3. Filicide: the bad/mad mother of Cogne and violence against children. The yellow and the black: Cogne; or, crime of the century -- Spectacular grief and public mourning -- Unspeakable crimes: children as witnesses, victims, and perpetrators -- Epilogue: kiss me deadly
Control code
848917438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 384 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253012425
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 494889
  • 22573/ctt16gk6w9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)848917438

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