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Author Gregoriou, Christiana, 1978-

Title Language, ideology and identity in serial killer narratives / Christiana Gregoriou
Published New York : Routledge, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (x, 198 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge studies in rhetoric and stylistics ; 2
Routledge studies in rhetoric and stylistics ; 2
Contents Crime scenes -- Killer headlines -- True crime! -- Buying crime -- The verdict
Summary In this book, Gregoriou explores the portrayal of the serial killer identity and its related ideology across a range of contemporary crime narratives, including detective fiction, the true crime genre and media journalism. How exactly is the serial kil
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism
Detective and mystery stories, English -- History and criticism
Discourse analysis, Literary
English language -- Style
Murder victims in literature
Rhetoric and psychology
Serial murderers in literature
Serial murderers -- Press coverage -- Great Britain
Serial murderers -- Press coverage -- United States
Berichterstattung.
Crime fiction.
Crime in Mass media.
Detective and mystery stories, American.
Detective and mystery stories, English.
Discourse analysis, Literary.
Discourse analysis, Literary.
English language -- Style.
English language -- Style.
Film.
Intensivtäter Motiv
Kriminalgeschichte.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Literatur.
Mord Motiv
Mörder Motiv
Murder victims in literature.
Opfer Motiv
Rhetoric and psychology.
Serial murderers in literature.
Serial murderers in literature.
Great Britain.
Großbritannien.
USA.
United States.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010030150
ISBN 0203832655
1136837833
1283041111
6613041114
9780203832653
9781136837838
9781283041119
9786613041111