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Author Smolin, Jonathan.

Title Moroccan noir : police, crime, and politics in popular culture / Jonathan Smolin.

Publication Info. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (308 pages)
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Series Public cultures of the Middle East and North Africa
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : state, mass media, and the new Moroccan authoritarianism -- Police on trial : the Tabit Affair, newspaper sensationalism, and the end of the Years of Lead -- "He butchered his wife because of witchcraft and adultery" : crime tabloids, moral panic and the remaking of the Moroccan cop -- Crime-page fiction : Moroccan true crime and the new independent press -- Prime-time cops : blurring police fact and fiction on Moroccan television -- The Moroccan "serial killer" and CSI : Casablanca -- From Morocco's 9/11 to community policing : state advertising and the new citizen -- Epilogue : "the police are at the service of the people."
Note Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed October 9, 2013).
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Crime in mass media.
Crime in popular culture -- Morocco.
Mass media and crime -- Morocco.
Mass media policy -- Morocco.
Police in mass media.
Police in popular culture -- Morocco.
Police -- Morocco.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
ISBN 9780253010735 (e-book)

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