Table of contents for Shots in the mirror : crime films and society / Nicole Rafter.

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Note on Use of Dates							 12
Introduction: Crime Films and Society				 13
1.	The History of Crime Films-by Drew Todd			 37
2.	Why They Went Bad: Criminology in Crime Films		 89
3. Psycho, Serial Killer, and Slasher Films			122
4.	Cop and Detective Films					151
5.	Criminal Law Films						185
6	Prison and Execution Films					221
7. The Heroes of Crime Films					257
8. The Alternative Tradition and Films of Moral Ambiguity	288
Appendix-Crime Films Cited with Release Dates			315
References								326
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Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Gangster films -- History and criticism.
Police films -- History and criticism.
Prison films -- History and criticism.
Justice, Administration of, in motion pictures.
Motion pictures -- Social aspects -- United States.