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Author Wasburn, Philo C.

Title The social construction of international news : we're talking about them, they're talking about us / Philo C. Wasburn
Published Westport, Conn.. : Praeger, 2002

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Description xv, 184 pages ; 24 cm
Series Praeger series in political communication
Praeger series in political communication.
Contents Machine derived contents note: Tables -- -- Series Foreword by Robert E. Denton, Jr. -- -- Introduction -- -- Part I: What Our News Media Say -- -- 1 We're Talking about Us: The Social Construction of the -- United States by America's Commercial News Media -- -- 2 We're Talking about Them: U.S. News Media Construction -- of Wars between Other Nations -- -- 3 We're Talking about Them: U.S. News Media Construction of -- Other Nations' Internal Wars and Assassinations -- -- Part II: What Their News Media Say: Four Case Studies -- -- 4 The United States as a Former Enemy: Russian National -- Television Construction of the United States after the -- Collapse of the Soviet Union -- -- -- -- 5 The United States as a World Military Power: An Indonesian -- Newspaper's View of the United States in the Persian Gulf Crisis -- -- 6 The United States as a World Economic Power: Radio Japan's -- View of the United States in International Trade Disputes -- -- 7 The United States as a Friend-at-a-Distance: Views of the 1996 -- Presidential Nominating Conventions and the Presidential -- Inauguration on British, Canadian, and French Television -- -- Part III: Implications -- -- 8 Reassessing Our News Media and Our Understanding -- of Others and Ourselves -- -- References -- -- Author Index -- -- Subject Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-174) and indexes
Subject Foreign news.
LC no. 2002067934
ISBN 0275978109 alkaline paper
Other Titles We're talking about them, they're talking about us