Media and Conflict: Framing Issues, Making Policy, Shaping Opinions

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Eytan Gilboa
Transnational Publishers, Jan 1, 2002 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 354 pages
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. Media and Conflict 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. Published under the Transnational Publishers imprint.

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Contents

Media and the New PostCold War Movements
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The Battle in Seattle How Nongovernmental Organizations
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Spiral of Violence? Conflict and Conflict Resolution
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Eytan Gilboa is Professor of Communication and International Relations and faculty member of the Program on Conflict Management and Negotiation at Bar-Ilan University in Israel.

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