Excerpted from tabloid justice criminal justice in an age of media frenzy second edition 2 the mainstream media go tabloid 61 3 tabloid justice and the evolution of new media 97 part 2 the impact of the media culture on public attitudes 4 public opinion trial coverage and faith in the criminal justice system 135 5 race gender class . In their new book tabloid justice criminal justice in an age of media frenzy richard fox and robert van sickel have dissected how the increasingly entertainment oriented news media have covered such high profile legal cases. Few would disagree that we have entered an age of tabloid justice one in which the sensationalistic and often tawdry details of criminal cases have become the centrepiece of news coverage. Criminal justice challenges conventional understanding of crime criminal justice and punishment by revealing their meanings to be open to multiple interpretations it explores the historical contingency and cultural specificity of the institutions and practices of criminal justice. This new edition of tabloid justice reveals that although the media focus on high profile criminal trials is thought by many to have diminished in the years since the september 11 terrorist attacks the polarized partisan coverage of these trials has in fact intensified
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