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Author Andén-Papadopoulos, Kari.

Title The Abu Ghraib torture photographs : news frames, visual culture and the power of images / Kari Andén-Papadopoulos
Published London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (30 min.) : color, sound)
Series Journalism : cutting edge commentaries on the critical issues facing journalism at the practical, theoretical and media industry level, 2056-4570
Henry Stewart talks. Business & management collection. Journalism
Contents Contents: Problems of how iconic images in the news exercise power in the shaping of news, politics and public opinion -- Visual culture studies perspective on how media images and their viewers make meaning -- Specific analysis of the meaning and impact of the Abu Ghraib prison photographs -- Critical assessment of the role and limitations of so called 'dominant' news frames in shaping the wider cultural perception of iconic news photographs
Notes Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration
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Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Subject Documentary photography.
Iraq War, 2003- -- Mass media and the war
Journalism, Military.
Form Streaming video