Media and the Politics of Failure: Great Powers, Communication Strategies, and Military Defeats / Edition 1

Media and the Politics of Failure: Great Powers, Communication Strategies, and Military Defeats / Edition 1

by L. Roselle
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403975256

ISBN-13: 9781403975256

Pub. Date: 10/24/2006

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US

Roselle analyzes how political leaders of powerful states use media to explain military defeats. The cases of the United States in Vietnam and the Soviet Union in Afghanistan highlight the role of great power identity, domestic politics, and media structure.

Overview

Roselle analyzes how political leaders of powerful states use media to explain military defeats. The cases of the United States in Vietnam and the Soviet Union in Afghanistan highlight the role of great power identity, domestic politics, and media structure.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403975256
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
10/24/2006
Series:
The Palgrave Macmillan Series in International Political Communication
Edition description:
2006
Pages:
191
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Political Communication and Policy Legitimacy: Explaining Failure War-Waging and Reassessment: Vietnam Withdrawal and Aftermath: Vietnam War-Waging and Reassessment: Afghanistan Withdrawal and Aftermath: Afghanistan Conclusions and a Post-Cold War Assessment

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