|aWhite victims, black villains :|bgender, race, and crime news in US culture /|cCarol Stabile.
|aNew York ;|aLondon :|bRoutledge,|c2006.
|axi, 235 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. -228) and index.
|a"The most disgusting objects of both sexes" : gender and race in the episodic crime news of the 1830s -- The cult of dead womanhood : protectors, villains, and victims in the origins of serialized crime news -- "The innocent cause of all these troubles" : black victims and the 1863 anti-draft riots -- "The malicious and untruthful white press" : lynch narratives and criminalization -- Monopolists of reason : the demise of sentimental crime reporting -- From the war on poverty to the war on crime -- Criminalizing black culture.
|aCrime and the press|zUnited States|xHistory.
|aAfrican Americans|xPress coverage|xHistory.
|aWomen|xPress coverage|zUnited States|xHistory.
|3Table of contents|uhttp://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip066/2006000659.html