Nswer the question ? discussion / criminology Class
Answer the following Questions for topic one, use short answers to respond. Submit answers for topic 1 via Blackboard.
Discuss the impact of mass media on crime. The mass media includes not only television news but also television realtiy programs, nonreality-based television programs, movies, radio news, and news papers.
1. What are they typical imagines of crime that are presented by the mass media
2. How are these images and information influenced or even distorted by the needs of the media?
3. What types of crime are most commonly featured by the media
4. Do the large number of crime-related shows and information presented by the media leave viewers with a mistaken impression concerning the true amount and seriousness of crime in society?
. 5. In what ways might the media imporve is coveage of crime?a?a?