The Resource Selling war in a media age : the presidency and public opinion in the American century, edited by Kenneth Osgood and Andrew K. Frank ; afterword by David Halberstam

Selling war in a media age : the presidency and public opinion in the American century, edited by Kenneth Osgood and Andrew K. Frank ; afterword by David Halberstam

Label
Selling war in a media age : the presidency and public opinion in the American century
Title
Selling war in a media age
Title remainder
the presidency and public opinion in the American century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenneth Osgood and Andrew K. Frank ; afterword by David Halberstam
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
George W. Bush's 'Mission Accomplished' banner in 2003 and the misleading linkages of Saddam Hussein to the 9/11 terrorist attacks awoke many Americans to the techniques used by the White House to put the country on a war footing. Yet Bush was simply following in the footsteps of his predecessors, as the essays in this standout volume reveal in illuminating detail
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
306.20973
Index
no index present
LC call number
E743
LC item number
.S4327 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Alan B. Larkin series on the American presidency
Label
Selling war in a media age : the presidency and public opinion in the American century, edited by Kenneth Osgood and Andrew K. Frank ; afterword by David Halberstam
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cementing and dissolving consensus : presidential rhetoric during the Cold War, 1947-1969
  • Robert D. Schulzinger
  • Hard sell : the Korean War
  • Marilyn B. Young
  • Eisenhower's dilemma : talking peace and waging Cold War
  • Kenneth Osgood
  • "We need to get a better story to the American people" : LBJ, the Progress Campaign, and the Vietnam War on television
  • Chester Pach
  • Selling star wars : Ronald Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative
  • Paul S. Boyer
  • Hail to the salesman in chief : domestic politics, foreign policy, and the presidency
  • The ministry of fear : selling the Gulf wars
  • Lloyd Gardner
  • War, democracy, and the state
  • Robert J. McMahon
  • Worm's-eye view
  • David Halberstam
  • Andrew L. Johns
  • Imperial tutor : William McKinley, the War of 1898, and the New Empire, 1898-1902
  • George C. Herring
  • War and the health of the state : the U.S. government and the communications revolution during World War I
  • Emily S. Rosenberg
  • Selling different kinds of war : Franklin D. Roosevelt and American public opinion during World War II
  • Mark A. Stoler
Control code
ocn857545482
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 278 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813040882
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32054427
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)857545482
  • pebcs081303874X

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