crimmy - MediaAnalysis Objective:

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Media Analysis Objective: The purpose of this assignment is to explore and analyze national media coverage of current  events connected to specific topics discussed in our Criminology class (i.e. rape shield laws,  victim precipitation, the justice system, etc.).  Your assignment will be to analyze current media  coverage on one of these topics. Assignment: Follow media coverage on a Criminology topic of your choice.  How do the media present this  topic?  Possibilities for research include:  reading the newspaper or magazines, listening to the  radio or television news, or using an internet search engine (such as Infotrac, Proquest, or  Newsbank) to track coverage.  Diversify your media outlets.  Consider the following factors in  choosing your sources:  regional and national audiences, mainstream media, and alternative  media. The Questions:
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2011 for the course PSYCH 101 taught by Professor Brill during the Fall '07 term at Rutgers.

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