TITLE

The Dilemmas of Documentary Violence in Television

AUTHOR(S)
HÖIJER, BIRGITTA
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
NORDICOM Review;1996 Special Issue, Issue 1, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on depiction of violence in television newscasts. It states that depiction of violence has increased since 1979. It mentions that presentation of victims on television has changed and people get to see close-ups of mutilated parts. It highlights that camera is much closer while showing violence as it is shown in greater intensity.
ACCESSION #
83882671

 

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