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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
War correspondent - second edition.
[Place of publication not identified] : Pluto Press, 2016
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9780745333182 0745333184 9781783717583 1783717580|
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||Acknowledgements Abbreviations1 IntroductionPART I: THE WAR CORRESPONDENT IN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE2 The War Correspondent: Risk, Motivation and Tradition 3 Journalism, Objectivity and War 4 From Luckless Tribe to Wireless Tribe: the Impact of Media Technology on War ReportingPART II: THE WAR CORRESPONDENT AND THE MILITARY5 Getting to Know Each Other: From Crimea to Vietnam6 Learning and Forgetting: From the Falklands to the Gulf 7 Goodbye Vietnam Syndrome: The Embed System in Afghanistan and Iraq PART III: THE WAR CORRESPONDENT AND IDEOLOGICAL FRAMEWORKS8 Reporting the Cold War and New World Order 9 Reporting the `War On Terror' and the Return of the Evil Empire 10 Conclusions: `Telling Truth To Power' - the Ultimate Role of the War Correspondent?Appendices NotesBibliography Index|
The War Correspondent looks at the role of the war reporter today: the attractions and the risks of the job; the challenge of objectivity and impartiality in the war zone; the danger that