The Resource Misfortunes of war : press and public reactions to civilian deaths in wartime, Eric V. Larson, Bogdan Savych

Misfortunes of war : press and public reactions to civilian deaths in wartime, Eric V. Larson, Bogdan Savych

Label
Misfortunes of war : press and public reactions to civilian deaths in wartime
Title
Misfortunes of war
Title remainder
press and public reactions to civilian deaths in wartime
Statement of responsibility
Eric V. Larson, Bogdan Savych
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book analyzes media and public reactions to civilian casualty incidents to determine whether these incidents affect media reporting or public support for military operations. Using case studies of incidents of civilian deaths over the last decade (the 1991 Al Firdos bunker bombing, the 1999 Djakovica convoy and Chinese embassy attacks, the 2002 Afghan wedding party attack, and the 2003 Baghdad marketplace explosion), the study team examined U
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Eric V.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
U21.2
LC item number
.L375 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Savych, Bogdan
  • JSTOR Open Access
  • Project Air Force (U.S.)
  • Rand Corporation
Series statement
Rand Corporation monograph series
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Civilian war casualties
  • Mass media and war
  • War in mass media
  • Combatants and noncombatants (International law)
  • Military history, Modern
  • Military history, Modern
  • War
  • NATURE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Armed Forces
  • Civilian war casualties
  • Combatants and noncombatants (International law)
  • Mass media and war
  • Military history, Modern
  • War in mass media
  • War
Label
Misfortunes of war : press and public reactions to civilian deaths in wartime, Eric V. Larson, Bogdan Savych
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Prepared for the United States Air Force."
  • "MG-441-AF"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-263)
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
1. Introduction -- Literature review -- Approach -- Organization of this monograph -- 2. Operation Desert Storm (Iraq, 1991) -- Civilian casualty estimates -- Handling of the civilian casualties issue -- The arc of media and public concern -- The Al Firdos bunker incident -- Key lessons -- 3. Operation Allied Force (Kosovo, 1999) -- Civilian casualty estimates -- Handling of the civilian casualties issue -- The arc of media and public concern -- The April 14 convoy attacks outside Djakovica -- The May 7 Chinese embassy bombing -- Conclusions -- 4. Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan, 2001- ) -- Civilian casualty estimates -- Handling of the civilian casualties issue -- The arc of media and public concern -- The wedding party incident -- Key lessons -- 5. Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq, 2003- ) -- Civilian casualty estimates -- Handling of the civilian casualties issue -- The arc of media and public concern -- The marketplace incident -- Key lessons -- 6. Implications and conclusions -- The military: a highly credible institution -- Recommendations
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 263 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833042446
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttp351
System control number
  • (OCoLC)184843324
  • (OCoLC)ocn184843324
Label
Misfortunes of war : press and public reactions to civilian deaths in wartime, Eric V. Larson, Bogdan Savych
Publication
Note
  • "Prepared for the United States Air Force."
  • "MG-441-AF"--Page 4 of cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-263)
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
1. Introduction -- Literature review -- Approach -- Organization of this monograph -- 2. Operation Desert Storm (Iraq, 1991) -- Civilian casualty estimates -- Handling of the civilian casualties issue -- The arc of media and public concern -- The Al Firdos bunker incident -- Key lessons -- 3. Operation Allied Force (Kosovo, 1999) -- Civilian casualty estimates -- Handling of the civilian casualties issue -- The arc of media and public concern -- The April 14 convoy attacks outside Djakovica -- The May 7 Chinese embassy bombing -- Conclusions -- 4. Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan, 2001- ) -- Civilian casualty estimates -- Handling of the civilian casualties issue -- The arc of media and public concern -- The wedding party incident -- Key lessons -- 5. Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq, 2003- ) -- Civilian casualty estimates -- Handling of the civilian casualties issue -- The arc of media and public concern -- The marketplace incident -- Key lessons -- 6. Implications and conclusions -- The military: a highly credible institution -- Recommendations
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxix, 263 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833042446
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttp351
System control number
  • (OCoLC)184843324
  • (OCoLC)ocn184843324

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