Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault in Popular Culture

Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault in Popular Culture

eBook - 2016
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"Using historical and current examples from film, television, literature, advertisements, and music, this book reveals the ways that rape and abuse are typically presented--and misrepresented--and evaluates the impact of these depictions on consumers -- Addresses both positive and negative depictions of domestic abuse and sexual assault from recent popular culture, utilizing examples from film, television, literature, music, advertisements, and more -- Presents information that is ideal for undergraduate courses in gender studies, sociology, and psychology as well as communications and popular culture classes -- Utilizes the most current research on dating and domestic and sexual violence to clearly demonstrate the importance of how these issues and crimes are depicted in popular culture -- Provides a comprehensive appendix of additional resources that directs students in investigating the topic further"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, 2016
ISBN: 9781440837951 (electronic bk.)
1440837953 (electronic bk.)
Branch Call Number: eBOOK 362.829209 FIN
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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