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Media and Conflict

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ISBN13: 9781571052766
ISBN: 1571052763
Published: November 2002
Publisher: Transnational Publishers, Inc
Format: Paperback
Price: £29.00

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This is the first book to focus on media and conflict -- primarily international conflict -- from multidisciplinary, cross-national and cross-cultural perspectives. Twenty-two contributors from around the globe present original and thought provoking research on media and conflict in the United States, Central America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Russia, and Asia. The research presented enquires into the media's role in different types and levels of conflict: global, where states and non-state actors are involved, including the conflict over globalisation and the World Trade Organisation (WTO); international, where the protagonists are states, including for example the Arab-Israeli conflict and the Tokdo conflict between Japan and Korea; and domestic including ethnic and environmental conflicts. The book includes works both on the traditional print and electronic media and on new media including the Internet. It explores the role media play in different phases of conflict determined by goal and structure including conflict management, conflict resolution, and conflict transformation. This thought-provoking volume is essential reading for students, researchers, and practitioners

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Framing: Media and the New Post-Cold War Movements, Andrew Rojecki; The Battle in Seattle - How Nongovernmental Organizations Used Websites in Their Challenge to the WTO, Melissa A. Wall; Spiral of Violence? Conflict and Conflict Resolution in International News, Christopher Beaudoin and Esther Thorson; Relational Ripeness in the Oslo I and Oslo II Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations, William A. Donohue, Gregory D. Hoobler; Framing International Conflicts in Asia - A Comparative Analysis of News Coverage of Tokdo, Young Chul Yoon, E. Gwangho; Framing Environmental Conflicts: The Edwards Aquifer Dispute, Linda L. Putnam. Media and policy: Sources, the Media and the Reporting of Conflict, Howard Tumber; An Exploratory Model of Media-Government Relations in International Crises - U.S. Involvement in Bosnia, 1992-1995, Yaeli Bloch, Sam Lehman-Wilzig; Global Television and Conflict Resolution - Defining the Limits of the CNN Effect, Piers Robinson; Media Diplomacy in the Arab-Israeli Conflict, Eytan Gilboa; The Russian Media Role in the Conflicts in Afghanistan and Chechnya - A Case Study of Media Coverage by Izvestia, Olga Malinkina, Douglas McLeod; Effects of Ambiguous Policies on Media Coverage of Foreign Conflicts - The Cases of Eritrea and Southern Sudan, Meseret Chekol Reta. Media and the public: The Southern African Press - No Strangers to Conflict, Arnold S de Beer; Cultural Conflict in the Middle East - The Media as Peacemakers, Dov Shinar; The Media and Reconciliation in Central America, Sonia Gutierrez-Villalobos; The Crisis in Kosovo - Photographic and Textual Coverage of the Conflict and Public Opinion, Kimberly L. Bissell; Internet Public Relations - A Tool for Crisis Management, Shannon B. Campbell.