A Clash of Critics - Scholarly Criticism About Game of Thrones and A Song of Ice and Fire

206 The Old Gods and the New

July 2, 2018

Mia and Scott approach the realism of riots from a sociological perspective and compare the attitudes towards execution of three Winterfell-raised men in Season 2, Episode 6: The Old Gods and the New.


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McGloin, J. M., & Piquero, A. R. (2009). ‘I Wasn't Alone’: Collective Behaviour and Violent Delinquency. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Criminology, 42(3), 336-353.

Interview with Natalia Tena: https://ohnotheydidnt.livejournal.com/69684263.html


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