Madness, Power and the Media: Class, Gender and Race in Popular Representations of Mental Distress

by Stephen Harper

Palgrave Macmillan | September 15, 2009 | Hardcover

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This book is an examination of the language and images used to depict mental distress in contemporary popular culture, including analysis of news media, magazines, television and film.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 240 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.62 in

Published: September 15, 2009

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0230218806

ISBN - 13: 9780230218802

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Madness, Power and the Media: Class, Gender and Race in Popular Representations of Mental Distress

by Stephen Harper

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 240 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.62 in

Published: September 15, 2009

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0230218806

ISBN - 13: 9780230218802

From the Publisher

This book is an examination of the language and images used to depict mental distress in contemporary popular culture, including analysis of news media, magazines, television and film.

About the Author

STEPHEN HARPER is Senior Lecturer in Media Studies at the University of Portsmouth, UK.