Photojournalism and Foreign Policy: Icons of Outrage in International Crises

Synopsis

David Perlmutter examines icons of outrage--the indelible images that presidents and journalists alike claim drive American foreign policy and public opinion. He uncovers the hidden frames that control the visualization of foreign affairs in major crises such as the Tet offensive, Tiananmen, and the intervention in Somalia.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1998