Examining "old media" treatment of crime legends: news reports, fictional film and television depictions, and "new media" interactive discussions: versions and discussions circulating in Internet newsgroups and via electronic mail lists, this text examines a social context vastly changed from the height of rumour research in the mid-20th century.

chapter |26 pages


chapter |34 pages

The Market in Snuff Films

chapter |24 pages

Stolen Body Parts

chapter |22 pages

Debunkers and their Orbit1

chapter |14 pages

A Summary