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58. The Wire (2002-2008) – A Case Study in Representation

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This Media Studies Factsheet:
• Explores and discusses the representation of the police, drug dealers and the drugs trade within The Wire.
• Links representations to other key concepts.
• Explores how audiences might respond to the representations.

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April 2010

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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