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The Resource How to look good in a war : justifying and challenging state violence, Brian Rappert

How to look good in a war : justifying and challenging state violence, Brian Rappert

Label
How to look good in a war : justifying and challenging state violence
Title
How to look good in a war
Title remainder
justifying and challenging state violence
Statement of responsibility
Brian Rappert
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the methods used to depict, defend, and justify the use of state violence, analyzing how pro-war narratives are constructed and normalized through studying government spin during recent wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Libya
Cataloging source
AZK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rappert, Brian
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • War
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Media Studies
  • War
  • War
  • Journalism & Communications
  • Communication & Mass Media
  • Journalism
Label
How to look good in a war : justifying and challenging state violence, Brian Rappert
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : grasping shadows -- Partial revelations. Show and tell : distortion, concealment, and WMD ; Estimating ignorance ; Disabling discourses : international law, legitimacy, and the politics of balance -- Dialogues. Covert conversations and public secrets? : the banning of cluster munitions ; Binding options ; Framing and framed : the category of explosive violence -- Conclusion : pulling back
Control code
ocn961605547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 167 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849647731
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt183hz6w
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)961605547
Label
How to look good in a war : justifying and challenging state violence, Brian Rappert
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : grasping shadows -- Partial revelations. Show and tell : distortion, concealment, and WMD ; Estimating ignorance ; Disabling discourses : international law, legitimacy, and the politics of balance -- Dialogues. Covert conversations and public secrets? : the banning of cluster munitions ; Binding options ; Framing and framed : the category of explosive violence -- Conclusion : pulling back
Control code
ocn961605547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 167 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849647731
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt183hz6w
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)961605547

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