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Common Cents: Media Portrayal of the Gulf War and Other Events James Winter

Common Cents: Media Portrayal of the Gulf War and Other Events

James Winter

Published July 1st 1996
ISBN : 9781895431247
Paperback
304 pages
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Objectivity is the theme of these five case studies which deal with how the media covered the Gulf War, the Oka standoff, the Ontario NDPs budget, the Meech Lake Accord and Free Trade. Like Chomsky, he enjoys contrasting the common-senseMoreObjectivity is the theme of these five case studies which deal with how the media covered the Gulf War, the Oka standoff, the Ontario NDPs budget, the Meech Lake Accord and Free Trade. Like Chomsky, he enjoys contrasting the common-sense interpretation with views from alternative sources. As facts and images clash, we end up with a better grasp of the issues at hand.--Montreal Gazette