War and the Media: Propaganda and persuasion in the Gulf War

War and the Media: Propaganda and persuasion in the Gulf War

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Overview

War and the Media: Propaganda and persuasion in the Gulf War by Philip M. Taylor, Henry Taylor, Jr. Henr Taylor

A standard text on the subject. New introduction and bibliography. The leading expert in the field.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780719055508
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publication date: 10/01/1998
Edition description: Revised Edition
Pages: 368
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Philip M. Taylor is Reader in International Communications at the University of Leeds

Table of Contents

Introduction: Image and reality in the Gulf War.

Chapter One: 'A controlled information environment': allied media management in the Gulf War.

Chapter Two: Reporters under fire: Iraqui media mismanagement in the Gulf War.

Chapter Three: War on the mind: preparing for the ground offensive.

Chapter Four: 'Collateral damage': the air war and the issue of civilian casualties.

Chapter Five: 'Apocalypse where?': the 100 hour land war and the 'highway to hell'.

Conclusion.

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