Feeding the fear of crime : crime-related media and support for three strikes / Valerie J. Callanan.
New York, N.Y. : LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC, 2005.
vii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Criminal justice (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)
Formatted Contents Note
Understanding American punitive attitudes Public opinion of criminal sentencing Media and public opinion of crime Modeling support for three strikes Measuring punitiveness and related factors Explaining punitiveness Summing up.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-221) and index.