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Title Media coverage of terrorism : methods of diffusion / A. Odasuo Alali, Kenoye Kelvin Eke, editors.

Imprint Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1991.


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Description 148 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Sage focus editions ; v. 130.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: critical issues in media coverage of terrorism / Kenoye Kelvin Eke, A. Odaswo Alali -- Characterizations of acts and perpetrators of political violence in three elite U.S. daily newspapers / Robert G. Picard, Paul D. Adams -- U.S. newsmagazines' labeling of terrorists / Brian K. Simmons -- The journalist's role in coverage of terrorist events ; News coverage as the contagion of terrorism: dangerous charges backed by dubious science / Robert G. Picard -- Network evening news coverage of the TWA hostage crisis / Tony Atwater -- Terrorism at the BBC: the IRA on British television / John David Viera -- The myth of my widow: a dramatic analysis of news portrayals of a terrorist victim / Jack L le -- The li erature of terrorism: implications for visual communications / Kevin . Barnhurst.
Subject Terrorism -- Press coverage -- History -- 20th century.
Terrorism -- Press coverage -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Terrorism in mass media -- 20th century.
Terrorism -- Political aspects.
Press -- Objectivity.
Telecommunication -- Social aspects -- 20th century.
Added Author Alali, A. Odasuo, 1957-
Eke, Kenoye Kelvin.
ISBN 0803941919 (pbk.)
0803941900 (cloth)

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