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By David Schmid (editor)

Hardcover:

9781501316289 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 12, 2017, cover price $120.00

Paperback:

9781501316296 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 12, 2017, cover price $37.95

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Product Description: Why has crime fiction become a global genre? How do writers use crime fiction to reflect upon the changing nature of crime and policing in our contemporary world? This book argues that the globalization of crime fiction should not be celebrated uncritically...read more
By David Schmid (editor)

Hardcover:

9781137425720 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 15, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Why has crime fiction become a global genre?

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Product Description: Zombie Talk offers a concise, interdisciplinary introduction and deep analytical set of theoretical approaches to help readers understand the phenomenon of zombies in contemporary and modern culture. With essays that combine Humanities and Social Science methodologies, the authors examine the zombie through an array of cultural products from different periods and geographical locations: films ranging from White Zombie (1932) to the pioneering films of George Romero, television shows like AMC's The Walking Dead, to literary offerings such as Richard Matheson's I am Legend (1954) and Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride, Prejudice and Zombies (2009), among others...read more

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9781137575241 | 1 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2015), cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Zombie Talk offers a concise, interdisciplinary introduction and deep analytical set of theoretical approaches to help readers understand the phenomenon of zombies in contemporary and modern culture.

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Product Description: This timely collection provides a historical overview of violence in American popular culture from the Puritan era to the present and across a range of media.• Provides a narrative of the development of violence in American popular culture, illustrating both continuity and change• Combines an overview of each essay's subject matter with in-depth analysis of specific examples• Features discussion of well-known portrayers of violence, such as film and television, as well as lesser-known sources―for example, murder ballads and Puritan sermons―helping readers place contemporary concerns and examples into a detailed historical context• Suggests directions for future research and other developments in the field• Includes a keyword index to enable readers to track continuities across the various essay...read more
By David Schmid (editor)

Hardcover:

9781440832055 | Praeger Pub Text, November 2, 2015, cover price $131.00 | About this edition: This timely collection provides a historical overview of violence in American popular culture from the Puritan era to the present and across a range of media.

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Product Description: Nahezu unbeachtet von der Öffentlichkeit beherrschen wenige Mediaagenturen den Markt für die Platzierung von Werbung jeder Art. Da Unternehmen in der heutigen Zeit aufgrund der Vielzahl von Werbemöglichkeiten die Werbung für ihre Produkte nicht mehr selbst zielführend platzieren können, sind sie auf die Dienste der Mediaagenturen angewiesen...read more

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9783862262229, titled "Korruption Durch Bonuszuwendungen: Strafbarkeit Der Media-agentur Als Beauftragte Im Sinne Von § 299 Abs. 1 Stgb" | Centaurus Verlag & Media Gmbh & Co, December 31, 2013, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Nahezu unbeachtet von der Öffentlichkeit beherrschen wenige Mediaagenturen den Markt für die Platzierung von Werbung jeder Art.

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Product Description: Jeffrey Dahmer. Ted Bundy. John Wayne Gacy. Over the past thirty years, serial killers have become iconic figures in America, the subject of made-for-TV movies and mass-market paperbacks alike. But why do we find such luridly transgressive and horrific individuals so fascinating? What compels us to look more closely at these figures when we really want to look away? Natural Born Celebrities considers how serial killers have become lionized in American culture and explores the consequences of their fame...read more

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9780226738673 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 21, 2005, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: A historical account of how serial killers have become famous in American culture looks at the consequences of their fame and examines how that fame has been used in both the popular media and law enforcement, profiling a variety of notorious murderers and their influence on popular culture, from 1893 killer H.

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9780226738697 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 1, 2006, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Jeffrey Dahmer.

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