Reporting rape: Language, neoliberalism, and the media

@article{Nagar2016ReportingRL,
  title={Reporting rape: Language, neoliberalism, and the media},
  author={Ila Nagar},
  journal={Discourse & Communication},
  year={2016},
  volume={10},
  pages={257 - 273}
}
  • Ila Nagar
  • Published 2016
  • Sociology
  • Discourse & Communication
This study is a critical examination of news reports, editorials, and other stories directly related to the rape of a 23-year-old woman in New Delhi, India, on 16 December 2012. I examine newspaper stories published in two widely circulated newspapers, The Times of India and Dainik Jagran from 17 December to 31 December, two days after the victim died of the injuries incurred during the rape on 16 December. Studies have shown that English or regional language newspapers in India do not give… Expand
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