Representations of Transnational Human Trafficking

Present-day News Media, True Crime, and Fiction

by Christiana Gregoriou

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Book Description

This open access edited collection examines representations of human trafficking in media ranging from British and Serbian newspapers, British and Scandinavian crime novels, and a documentary series, and questions the extent to which these portrayals reflect the realities of trafficking. It tackles the problematic tendency to under-report particular types of victim and forms of trafficking, and seeks to explore both dominant and marginalised points of view. The authors take a cross-disciplinary approach, utilising analytical tools from across the humanities and social sciences, including linguistics, literary and media studies, and cultural criminology. It will appeal to students, academics and policy-makers with an interest in human trafficking and its depiction in the modern day.



This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Representations of Transnational Human Trafficking ebook for free in PDF format (2.0 MB).

Book Details

Publisher
Palgrave Pivot
Published
2018
Pages
160
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319782133
ISBN10
3319782134
ISBN13 Digital
9783319782140
ISBN10 Digital
3319782142
PDF Size
2.0 MB
License
CC BY

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