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Author Hashamova, Yana.

Title Screening Trafficking : Prudent or Perilous
Published Budapest : Central European University Press, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (210 pages)
Contents Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Table of Contents; List of tables and figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART ONE: THE VIEWER; Chapter 1: Social, Political, and Cultural Conditions Affecting Trafficking and Its Perception; Chapter 2: NGO Prevention Campaigns and Their Audiences; Chapter 3: Cross-cultural Discussion of Attitudes toward Trafficking; Part Two: The Representation; Chapter 4: Western Feature Films and Media; Chapter 5: East European Feature Films and NGO Media; Chapter 6: Trauma: Screening Violence and the "Viewer-Witness"; Afterword; Bibliography; Name Index
Subject IndexIndex Film, Television, and Media Titles List; Back cover
Summary This book examines film and media representations of the social, political, and economic issue of human trafficking, one of the most dramatic challenges of today's globalized world. Productively combining field work at NGOs in South Eastern Europe, social science data discussion, and analysis of Western and East European anti-trafficking film and media and their reception in the United States and in the Balkans, Hashamova uncovers tension between the global flow of trafficking images and their local comprehension. The detailed critical analysis of documentaries, feature films, video clips, and
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Subject Human trafficking in motion pictures.
Human trafficking in motion pictures.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9633862132