The perils of sociability: Dickens, Victorian journalism and the detective police

Tulloch, John (2012) The perils of sociability: Dickens, Victorian journalism and the detective police. In: Charles Dickens and the mid-Victorian press. University of Buckingham Press, Buckingham, pp. 107-122. ISBN 9781908684202

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Abstract

The Leveson Inquiry, and the scandals that gave rise to it, raises an old question - what is the appropriate relationship between journalists and the police? This remains, also, an old question in the study of Charles Dickens and many scholars have felt it to be problematic. What do Dickens's difficult relations with the police have to tell us about our contemporary crisis?I

Keywords:Dickens, police, Journalism, corruption, Leveson
Subjects:P Mass Communications and Documentation > P300 Media studies
V Historical and Philosophical studies > V144 Modern History 1800-1899
P Mass Communications and Documentation > P500 Journalism
Divisions:College of Arts > School of English & Journalism > School of English & Journalism (Journalism)
ID Code:7957
Deposited On:09 Mar 2013 11:50

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