Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -180) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Introduction 2. The media and the punitive gene 3. Politicians, media and judges 4. Protecting the public or protecting the politicians? 5. Home Secretaries against the Home Office 6. In the shadow of Number Ten 7. Addicted to distortion : the media and UK drugs policy 8. The cannabis conundrum 9. Police and the media 10. A changing media : and a new media 11. Terrorism and the politics of response 12. Conclusion.