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The Resource Debating War and Peace : Media Coverage of U.S. Intervention in the Post-Vietnam Era

Debating War and Peace : Media Coverage of U.S. Intervention in the Post-Vietnam Era

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Debating War and Peace : Media Coverage of U.S. Intervention in the Post-Vietnam Era
Title
Debating War and Peace
Title remainder
Media Coverage of U.S. Intervention in the Post-Vietnam Era
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The First Amendment ideal of an independent press allows American journalists to present critical perspectives on government policies and actions; but are the media independent of government in practice? Here Jonathan Mermin demonstrates that when it comes to military intervention, journalists over the past two decades have let the government itself set the terms and boundaries of foreign policy debate in the news. Analyzing newspaper and television reporting of U.S. intervention in Grenada and Panama, the bombing of Libya, the Gulf War, and U.S. actions in Somalia and Haiti, he shows that if
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Cataloging source
MERUC
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Mermin, Jonathan
Dewey number
  • 070.4/49355/033073
  • 327.73
Index
no index present
LC call number
P96.W352U556 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • War in mass media
  • Mass media
  • United States
  • United States
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Mass media
  • Military policy
  • War in mass media
  • United States
Label
Debating War and Peace : Media Coverage of U.S. Intervention in the Post-Vietnam Era
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
700688649
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (175 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823321
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700688649
Label
Debating War and Peace : Media Coverage of U.S. Intervention in the Post-Vietnam Era
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents
Control code
700688649
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (175 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823321
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700688649

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