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War correspondent - second edition.

Author: Greg Mclaughlin
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Pluto Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Drawing on interviews with war reporters such as Maggie O'Kane, John Pilger and Christiane Amanpour, this work looks at the changing nature of war reportage, including transformations in technology, the gender profile and the star system.

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Mclaughlin, Greg.
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: Greg Mclaughlin
ISBN: 9780745333182 0745333184 9781783717583 1783717580
OCLC Number: 948403227
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


Featuring interviews with John Pilger, Robert Fisk and Maggie O'Kane, amongst others, The War Correspondent considers the war reporter's role in context with contemporary issues.  Read more...


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