Now showing items 1-2 of 2

    • Curiosity Killed the M-Cat: an Examination of Illicit Drugs and Media 

      Lancaster, Kari; Hughes, Caitlin; Spicer, Bridget; Matthew-Simmons, Francis; Dillon, Paul (Sydney Institute of Criminology, 2011-05-17)
      Using mainstream media communication theories, this article outlines different mechanisms by which media can impact on public perceptions of drugs and crime. The media can set the agenda and define public interest; frame ...
    • Force Selling: Policing and the Manufacture of Public Confidence? 

      Lee, Murray (Sydney Institute of Criminology, 2011-05-17)
      This paper explores aspects of the ways in which police image work is conducted in NSW. Specifically, it looks at the links between such image work and the project of public confidence building in the police. Based on ...