The big trial : law as public spectacle / Lawrence M. Friedman.
Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, 
225 pages ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Law and its audience Open to the public : the headline trial Political trials Corruption and fraud Was justice done? Tabloid trials Celebrity trials Mystery and identity The worm in the bud The reason why Who are we : identity and the headline trial Enter the media Instant celebrity A concluding word.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-210) and index.
KF220 .F75 2015
9780700620777 hardback alkaline paper 070062077X cloth alkaline paper 9780700620784 (ebook) 0700620788 (ebook)