The Media and Peace: From Vietnam to the 'War on Terror' by G. Spencer

The Media and Peace: From Vietnam to the 'War on Terror'

byG. Spencer

Paperback | October 6, 2005

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Much is known about the media's role in conflict, but far less about the media's role in peace. Graham Spencer's groundbreaking study, now available in paperback,addresses this deficiency by providing a comparative analysis of the reporting of conflicts from around the world and examining media receptiveness to the development of peace.

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GRAHAM SPENCER is Senior Lecturer in Media Studies at the University of Portsmouth, UK. He has written widely on the media and the Northern Ireland peace process and is currently researching victims of political violence, and political reconciliation.

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Title:The Media and Peace: From Vietnam to the 'War on Terror'Format:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.02 inPublished:October 6, 2005Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230202292

ISBN - 13:9780230202290

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Table of Contents

Introduction
News Culture
The Impact of News on Foreign Policy
Diplomacy and Signalling
Vietnam
Rwanda and Reporting Africa
Bosnia and Kosovo
The Middle East
The Northern Ireland Peace Process
The Gulf War, the 'War on Terror' and Iraq
Peace Journalism
Conclusion
Bibliography
Index