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Title Defense beat : the dilemmas of defense coverage / edited by Loren B. Thompson.

Imprint New York : Lexington Books, c1991.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  070.195 D361    ---  Available
Description viii, 200 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The media versus the military: a brief history of war coverage in the United States / Loren B. Thompson -- The Washington defense journalist: an eighteenth-century view / Paul Mann -- The military's war with the media: causes and consequences / Bernard E. Trainor -- Covering the Pentagon for television: a reporter's perspective / David C. Martin -- Covering the Pentagon for a major newspaper: a reporter's perspective / Melissa Healy -- Media coverage of the military: a soldier's critique / Philip E. Soucy -- A culture of incompetence: why the daily press covers defense so poorly / Fred Reed -- U.S. Defense reporting: a British perspective / Lionel Barber -- The Department of Defense media pool: making the media-military relationship work / Jeffrey J. Carnes -- Constitutional concerns in denying the press access to military operations / Marshall Silverberg -- Afterword: the 1991 Middle East War / Loren B. Thompson.
Subject Television broadcasting of news
Government and the press
Freedom of the press
War correspondents
War photographers
United States -- Military policy.
Added Author Thompson, Loren B.
ISBN 0669218421 (alk. paper)

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