xxvii, 321 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
9780814796108 cloth alkaline paper 0814796109 cloth alkaline paper 9780814724545 ebook 081472454X ebook 9780814724552 ebook 0814724558 ebook
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-306) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
"A rude awakening" : the origins of the victim-offender relationship "He broke into my life" : experiencing the victim-offender relationship Opening up "closure" : redefining a controversial term "We come here to remember" : joining advocacy groups "God bless the media" : negotiating news coverage "Making sure justice was served" : pursuing accountability Emotion on trial : prosecuting Timothy McVeigh Reaching law's limits : trying Terry Nichols and welcoming the McVeigh jury to Oklahoma City The storm before the calm : awaiting McVeigh's execution The weight of an impossible world : McVeigh confronts his public image Done to death : the execution and the end of the victim-offender relationship.
KF224.M37 M33 2012
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