Communication and Culture in War and Peace / Edition 1

Communication and Culture in War and Peace / Edition 1

by Colleen A. Roach
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SAGE Publications

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Communication and Culture in War and Peace / Edition 1

By exploring the role of both culture and the mass media, this volume fills a gap in the literature on war and peace. Outstanding scholars provide an overview of critical mass media research and open up entirely new perspectives on the ongoing debate over communications issues in war and peace. The contributions bring together common themes including the military-industrial-communications complex, cultural imperialism and transnational control of communications. Various perspectives are covered, such as gender issues, language study and bureaucratization.

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ISBN-13: 9780803950634
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 02/01/1993
Series: Communication and Human Values Series , #11
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 276
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

Preface - Johan Galtung
Introduction - Colleen Roach
Information and Culture in War and Peace - Colleen Roach
Communication and Information Technology for War and Peace - Vincent Mosco
Dealing With Reality - Peter Bruck with Colleen Roach
The News Media and the Promotion of Peace
Not Yet the Postimperialist Era - Herbert I Schiller
The Culture of Western Bureaucratic Capitalism - Sheila Collins
Implications for War and Peace
From Domination to Partnership - Riane Eisler
The Foundations for Global Peace
Feminist Peace Researchers, Culture and Communications - Colleen Roach
Ethnic Discourse and the New World Dysorder - Majid Tehranian
A Communitarian Perspective
Communication, Peace and International Law - Howard Frederick

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