U.S. Media And Yugoslavia, 1991-1995 available in Hardcover
This book is a unique contribution to both media studies and contemporary politics. It analyzes the American media's structure and its role in shaping perceptions of the crisis in the former Yugoslavia, and looks at the key issues involved, from self-determination to genocide. Sadkovich sees the failure of the U.S. media and the West as having prolonged and even aggravated the conflict in the former Yugoslavia. This work will prove useful to both the general reader and students of media and current affairs.
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About the Author
JAMES J. SADKOVICH is an independent scholar. He is the author of The Italian Navy during World War II (Greenwood, 1994).
Table of Contents
Introduction: Approaching the Media
Elites and Audiences
Stereotypes: Croats and Muslims
Legal and Moral Issues
A Truly International Conflict