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Title The U.S. media and the Middle East : image and perception / edited by Yahya R. Kamalipour ; foreword by George Gerbner
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1995


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Description xxi, 242 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Contributions to the study of mass media and communications, 0732-4456 ; no. 46
Contributions to the study of mass media and communications. 0732-4456 ; no. 46
Contents Foreword / George Gerbner -- Pt. I. Introductory Perspectives. 1. Images and the Crisis of Political Legitimacy / Hamid Mowlana. 2. Elements of Cross-Cultural Communication and the Middle East / Mazharul Haque. 3. Competing News Narratives, Consensus, and World Power / Thomas Roach -- Pt. II. U.S. Media and the Middle East: A General Perspective. 4. The Palestinian Leadership and the American Media: Changing Images, Conflicting Results / R. S. Zaharna. 5. Middle Eastern Women in Western Eyes: A Study of U.S. Press Photographs of Middle Eastern Women / Karin Gwinn Wilkins. 6. U.S. Media Coverage of the Intifada and American Public Opinion / AnneMarie A. Daniel. 7. Mediating the Other: American Pop Culture Representation of Postrevolutionary Iran / Hamid Naficy. 8. Covering Up Iran: Why Vital Information Is Routinely Excluded from U.S. Mass Media News Accounts / David Detmer -- Pt. III. U.S. Media and the Persian Gulf War
9. The U.S. Media and the 1993 War against Iraq / Douglas Kellner. 10. Limiting the Options: Anti-Arab Images in U.S. Media Coverage of the Persian Gulf Crisis / Lee Wigle Artz and Mark A. Pollock -- Pt. IV. U.S. Media and the Middle East: Newspapers and Magazines. 11. The Arab Image in Newspaper Political Cartoons / Allen W. Palmer. 12. Coverage of Arabs in Two Leading U.S. News-magazines: Time and Newsweek / Mahboub Hashem. 13. America Looks at the Turks: Analysis of Major U.S. Newsmagazines' Coverage / Peggy Bieber-Roberts -- Pt. V. Electronic Media and the Middle East. 14. Portrayal of Iranians in U.S. Motion Pictures / Jane Campbell. 15. Hollywood Holding Us Hostage: Or, Why Are Terrorists in the Movies Middle Easterners? / Linda K. Fuller -- Pt. VI. Media Impact and Perception. 16. Islam and the West: Cultural Encounter / Krista E. Wiegand and Abbas Malek
17. Through a Glass Darkly: American Media Images of Middle Eastern Cultures and Their Potential Impact on Young Children / Robert L. Schrag and Manoocher N. Javidi. 18. American Students' Perception of Arabs in Political Cartoons / Maher N. Al-Hajji and Jack A. Nelson
Analysis Mass media
United States
Middle East
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [231]-234) and index
Subject Mass media -- United States.
Public opinion -- United States.
Middle East -- In mass media -- United States.
Middle East -- In mass media.
Middle East -- Foreign public opinion, American
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung
Author Kamalipour, Yahya R.
LC no. 94033136
ISBN 0313292795
Other Titles US media and the Middle East
United States media and the Middle East