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The Resource The discourse of propaganda : case studies from the Persian Gulf War and the War on Terror, John Oddo

The discourse of propaganda : case studies from the Persian Gulf War and the War on Terror, John Oddo

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The discourse of propaganda : case studies from the Persian Gulf War and the War on Terror
Title
The discourse of propaganda
Title remainder
case studies from the Persian Gulf War and the War on Terror
Statement of responsibility
John Oddo
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Using case studies from recent American military interventions, examines propaganda as an intertextual process, one in which discourse is recontextualized faithfully by multiple parties over time. Explores how messages are constructed, performed, and recontextualized in new and diverse situations"--Provided by publisher
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1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oddo, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Persian Gulf War (1991)
  • War on Terrorism (2001-2009)
  • Propaganda, American
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991
  • War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
  • Propaganda
  • Propaganda, American
  • United States
Label
The discourse of propaganda : case studies from the Persian Gulf War and the War on Terror, John Oddo
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : approaching propaganda with a critical eye -- Defining propaganda and historicizing America's wars in the Middle East. Theorizing propaganda : intertextuality, manipulation, and power ; The Persian Gulf War and the War on Terror : a brief history -- Manufacturing an atrocity. How the incubator story became news : the power of performative semiotics ; Keep war fever alive : the circulation of the uncubator story -- Infiltrating network news. Message force multipliers : rewarding recontextualization ; Enacting and entextualizing the voice of the expert ; The evolution of a talking point -- The art of the slogan. "Support our troops" as portable text and cultural tradition ; "Support our troops" as vertical and horizontal propaganda -- Conclusion : war propaganda and the prospects for resistance
Control code
1034611338
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vi, 289 pages
Isbn
9780271081168
Lccn
2018023203
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1034611338
Label
The discourse of propaganda : case studies from the Persian Gulf War and the War on Terror, John Oddo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : approaching propaganda with a critical eye -- Defining propaganda and historicizing America's wars in the Middle East. Theorizing propaganda : intertextuality, manipulation, and power ; The Persian Gulf War and the War on Terror : a brief history -- Manufacturing an atrocity. How the incubator story became news : the power of performative semiotics ; Keep war fever alive : the circulation of the uncubator story -- Infiltrating network news. Message force multipliers : rewarding recontextualization ; Enacting and entextualizing the voice of the expert ; The evolution of a talking point -- The art of the slogan. "Support our troops" as portable text and cultural tradition ; "Support our troops" as vertical and horizontal propaganda -- Conclusion : war propaganda and the prospects for resistance
Control code
1034611338
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vi, 289 pages
Isbn
9780271081168
Lccn
2018023203
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1034611338

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