TITLE

Good cops, bad cops

AUTHOR(S)
Lane, Charles
PUB. DATE
April 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;4/3/95, Vol. 212 Issue 14, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an article about the social scientific value of the reality television program "Cops." Importance of the program as an acculturation tool; Depiction of the nature of the job of the law enforcers in the program.
ACCESSION #
9503227638

 

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