The pen and the sword : press, war, and terror in the 21st century / Calvin F. Exoo

Author(s): Exoo, Calvin F
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Subjects: Terrorism--Press coverage--United States--History--21st century
War--Press coverage--United States--History--21st century
Journalism--Objectivity--United States--History--21st century
Press and politics--United States--History--21st century
Afghan War, 2001---Press coverage
Iraq War, 2003-2011--Press coverage
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Los Angeles : SAGE, c2010
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: xix, 233 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Ch. 1. Media, democracy, hegemony 1
Ch. 2. Night falls : 9/11 and the Afghan war 37
Ch. 3. Iraq : war comes in the "city of peace" 71
Ch. 4. "And the Lord did shock and awe them that blasphemed him" 99
Ch. 5. Aftermath : what rough beast, its hour come round at least ... 127
Ch. 6. Why? 157
References 205
Index 217
Notes: LCCN: 2009029090
ISBN: 9781412953603 (pbk.)
ISBN: 141295360X (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Media, democracy, hegemony -- Night falls: 9/11 and the Afghan War -- Iraq: war comes to the "City of Peace" -- "And the Lord did shock and awe them that blasphemed him" -- Aftermath: what rough beast, its hour come round at last -- Why?
OCLC Number: 424554944
ISBN/ISSN: 9781412953603
141295360X