Jack the Ripper: Media, culture, history collects together some of the best academic work on the most important and sensational murder case of the nineteenth century. Leading scholars in the fields of history, media and cultural studies debate the influence of the Whitechapel Murders on race, gender, the press, fiction, film and the city of London. This is the first collection of its kind to take the Whitechapel Murders seriously as a vital ingredient in the creation of modern Britain, and the first collection of essays ...

Jack the Ripper: Media, Culture, History 2008, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719074943

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Jack the Ripper: Media, Culture, History 2007, Manchester University Press

ISBN-13: 9780719074936