The CNN Effect: The Myth of News, Foreign Policy and Intervention / Edition 1

The CNN Effect: The Myth of News, Foreign Policy and Intervention / Edition 1

by Piers Robinson, Robinson Piers
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415259053

ISBN-13: 9780415259057

Pub. Date: 08/30/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The CNN Effect examines the relationship between the state and its media, and considers the role played by the news reporting in a series of 'humanitarian' interventions in Iraq, Somalia, Bosnia, Kosovo and Rwanda. Piers Robinson challenges traditional views of media subservience and argues that sympathetic news coverage at key moments in foreign crises can

Overview

The CNN Effect examines the relationship between the state and its media, and considers the role played by the news reporting in a series of 'humanitarian' interventions in Iraq, Somalia, Bosnia, Kosovo and Rwanda. Piers Robinson challenges traditional views of media subservience and argues that sympathetic news coverage at key moments in foreign crises can influence the response of Western governments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415259057
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/30/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.41(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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