Adkinson featured in superhero documentary

12.09.2016 | By: Texas Wesleyan University
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Fictional superheroes can teach us much about criminial justice and real-life heroism.

In this video and accompanying article produced by documentary filmmaker Brad Faye of, comic book scholar and assistant professor of criminal justice Cary D. Adkinson, Ph.D., discusses the impact of Spider-Man on our understanding of criminal justice and policing.

Watch the video and read the full article, Making Spidey Sense of Criminal Justice, on

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