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One War, Two Televised Worlds

One War, Two Televised Worlds

by Rasha El-Ibiary
     
 
The book demonstrates the relationship binding the audio-visual message presented and conveyed in the television coverage of the 2003 Invasion of Iraq, and the strategic conduct of the assault itself. It tackles the military power-related elements contributing to the construction of visual image: the image production, the pictorial outcome, and the way it is

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The book demonstrates the relationship binding the audio-visual message presented and conveyed in the television coverage of the 2003 Invasion of Iraq, and the strategic conduct of the assault itself. It tackles the military power-related elements contributing to the construction of visual image: the image production, the pictorial outcome, and the way it is interpreted by specific audiences. In this realm, the thesis draws a comparative content and discourse analyses between Al-Jazeera, based in Doha, and CNN, based in Atlanta, providing evidence on the crucial military and strategic role played by instant television in affecting the conduct policies of contemporary wars.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783838320335
Publisher:
AV Akademikerverlag GmbH & Co. KG.
Publication date:
06/06/2010
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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