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Title The CSI effect : television, crime, and governance / edited by Michele Byers and Val Marie Johnson.
Imprint Lanham : Lexington Books, [2009]
©2009

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN1992.77.C75 C75 2009    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN1992.77.C75 C75 2009    AVAILABLE  
Series Critical studies in television.
Critical studies in television.
Subject CSI, crime scene investigation (Television program)
Forensic sciences on television.
Criminal investigation on television.
Justice, Administration of, on television.
Television -- Social aspects -- United States.
Alt Name Byers, Michele, 1971-
Johnson, Val Marie, 1967-
Description xxxvi, 273 pages ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents CSI as neoliberalism: an introduction / Michele Byers and Val Marie Johnson -- Science fiction or social fact?: an exploratory content analysis of popular press reports on the CSI effect / Elizabeth Harvey and Linda Derksen -- The science and careers of CSI / Sherah VanLaerhoven and Gail Anderson -- CSI and Law & order: dueling representations of science and the law in the criminal justice system / Kurt Hohenstein -- Generic difference and innovation in CSI: crime scene investigation / Nichola Dobson -- Corpses, spectacle, illusion: the body as abject and object in CSI / Basil Glynn and Jeongmee Kim -- The city of our times: space, identity, and the body in CSI: Miami / Patrick West -- The crime scene, the evidental fetish, and the usable past / William J. Turkel -- Not the usual suspects: the obfuscation of political economy and race in CSI / Kevin Denys Bonnycastle -- Troping Mr. Johnson: reading phallic mastery and anxiety on season one of CSI: crime scene investigation / Mythili Rajiva -- Forensic music: channeling the dead on post-9/11 television / Lawrence Kramer.
ISBN 9780739124703 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739124706 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739124710 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739124714 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739139271 (electronic)
0739139274 (electronic)
OCLC # 316736878
Table of Contents
 Figures and Tables 
 CSI as Neoliberalism: An Introduction / Michele Byers, Val Marie Johnson 
Pt. IProducing Justice, Science, and Television Drama 
1Science Fiction or Social Fact?: An Exploratory Content Analysis of Popular Press Reports on the CSI Effect / Elizabeth Harvey, Linda Derksen3
2The Science and Careers of CSI / Sherah VanLaerhoven, Gail Anderson29
3CSI and Law & Order: Dueling Representations of Science and the Law in the Criminal Justice System / Kurt Hohenstein61
4Generic Difference and Innovation in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation / Nichola Dobson75
Pt. IIBodies of Evidence 
5Corpses, Spectacle, Illusion: The Body as Abject and Object in CSI / Basil Glynn, Jeongmee Kim93
6The City of Our Times: Space, Identity, and the Body in CSI: Miami / Patrick West111
7The Crime Scene, the Evidential Fetish, and the Usable Past / William J. Turkel133
Pt. IIILate Modern Subjects 
8Not the Usual Suspects: The Obfuscation of Political Economy and Race in CSI / Kevin Denys Bonnycastle149
9Troping Mr. Johnson: Reading Phallic Mastery and Anxiety on Season One of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation / Mythili Rajiva177
10Forensic Music: Channeling the Dead on Post-9/11 Television / Lawrence Kramer201
Appendix APrimary Character List221
Appendix BEpisode Guide223
Appendix CDataset of Press Sources on CSI and the CSI Effect, 2002-2005227
 Bibliography235
 Index253