The 'Missing Person Hierarchy'

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Karen Shalev Greene outlines some of the reasons why certain missing people never seem to dominate media headlines

Period16 Jul 2021

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Media contributions

  • TitleThe 'Missing Person Hierarchy' – Why Some Disappearances Get More Press Than Others
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletVice
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    DescriptionUntil 67-year-old Mee Kuen Chong's headless body was discovered 200 miles from her home, little attention was paid to the case. Why?
    Producer/AuthorFrancisco Garcia
    PersonsKaren Shalev