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Media Studies

How video evidence is influencing police-involved shootings

Patrick is interviewed by CBC Morning Edition host Craig Norris about the dismissal of appeal in the James Forcillo case, and the wider implications of video evidence in police-involved shootings.

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Patrick Watson

Affiliation: Wilfrid Laurier University

Email: pwatson@wlu.ca

Research Areas: Applied Sociology, Criminology and Law, Media Studies, Organizations, Policy and Society, Politics and Social Movements, Research Methods, Science and Technology, Social Theory, Sociology of Knowledge, Violence, Visual Sociology

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Researcher Seeks 20 Women for Breast Cancer Study

Jane McArthur, PhD Candidate, discusses her PhD research project investigating women's perceptions and understandings of breast cancer risks in relation to environmental and occupational exposures.

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