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Author Weimann, Gabriel, 1950-

Title The theater of terror : mass media and international terrorism / Gabriel Weimann, Conrad Winn
Published New York : Longman, [1994]
©1994

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Description 295 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. The Emerging Character of International Terrorism -- Ch. 3. Media-oriented Terrorism -- Ch. 4. The Terrorist Act as a Media Event -- Ch. 5. Factors Predicting Media Coverage -- Ch. 6. Mass-mediated Terrorism, Public Opinion, and the Political Process -- Ch. 7. Media Presentations of Terrorism -- Ch. 8. The Contagion Effect -- Ch. 9. The Critical Perspective on Terrorism -- Ch. 10. Institutional Stress under the Theater of Terror -- Ch. 11. Must the Show Go On? -- Appendix: Datebase Outline -- Appendix: Datebase Codes
Analysis Telecommunication Social aspects 20th century
Terrorism in mass media History 20th century
Terrorism Political aspects
Terrorism Press coverage United States History 20th century
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Telecommunication -- Social aspects -- History -- 20th century.
Telecommunication -- Social aspects -- 20th century.
Terrorism in mass media -- History -- 20th century.
Terrorism in mass media -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Terrorism -- Press coverage -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Terrorism -- Political aspects.
Author Winn, Conrad, 1945-
LC no. 92046571
ISBN 0801311012