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The Resource Compassion fatigue : how the media sell disease, famine, war, and death, Susan D. Moeller

Compassion fatigue : how the media sell disease, famine, war, and death, Susan D. Moeller

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Compassion fatigue : how the media sell disease, famine, war, and death
Title
Compassion fatigue
Title remainder
how the media sell disease, famine, war, and death
Statement of responsibility
Susan D. Moeller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Moeller, Susan D
Dewey number
070.4/4936334
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4888.D57
LC item number
M64 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Disasters
  • War
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Sensationalism in journalism
  • Catastrophes dans la presse
  • Guerre dans la presse
  • Télévision
  • Sensationnalisme dans la presse
  • Famines dans la presse
  • Épidémies dans la presse
  • Mort dans la presse
  • Sensatie
  • Massamedia
  • Berichtgeving
Label
Compassion fatigue : how the media sell disease, famine, war, and death, Susan D. Moeller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-372) and index
Contents
Compassion fatigue. The practice of journalism and compassion fatique -- Images and compassion fatique -- Covering pestilence : sensationalizing epidemic disease. Mad cows and Englishmen : Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, Britain, March 1996 -- The Doomsday disease : Ebola, Zaire, May 1995 -- Covering famine : the famine formula. The archetypal media famine : Ethiopia, fall and winter 1984-1985 -- Just how much of a disaster does a disaster have to be : Sudan and Somalia, 1991-1993 -- Covering death : the Americanization of assassinations. Death in the Indian subcontinent : Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, Wednesday, October 31, 1984, & Pakistani President Mohammad Zia ul-Haq, Wednesday, August 17, 1988 -- Death in the Middle East : Egyptian President Anwar el-Sadat, Thursday, October 6, 1981 & Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, Saturday, November 4, 1995 -- Covering war : getting graphic about genocide. Poison gas, deportation and execution : Iraq's "Anfal" campaign against the Kurds, February-August 1998 -- "Ethnic cleansing" : the "death camps" in Bosnia, August 1992 -- "Acts of Genocide" : Rwanda, April-August 1994 -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm38595421
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 390 p.
Isbn
9780415920988
Lccn
98014075
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)38595421
Label
Compassion fatigue : how the media sell disease, famine, war, and death, Susan D. Moeller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-372) and index
Contents
Compassion fatigue. The practice of journalism and compassion fatique -- Images and compassion fatique -- Covering pestilence : sensationalizing epidemic disease. Mad cows and Englishmen : Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, Britain, March 1996 -- The Doomsday disease : Ebola, Zaire, May 1995 -- Covering famine : the famine formula. The archetypal media famine : Ethiopia, fall and winter 1984-1985 -- Just how much of a disaster does a disaster have to be : Sudan and Somalia, 1991-1993 -- Covering death : the Americanization of assassinations. Death in the Indian subcontinent : Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, Wednesday, October 31, 1984, & Pakistani President Mohammad Zia ul-Haq, Wednesday, August 17, 1988 -- Death in the Middle East : Egyptian President Anwar el-Sadat, Thursday, October 6, 1981 & Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, Saturday, November 4, 1995 -- Covering war : getting graphic about genocide. Poison gas, deportation and execution : Iraq's "Anfal" campaign against the Kurds, February-August 1998 -- "Ethnic cleansing" : the "death camps" in Bosnia, August 1992 -- "Acts of Genocide" : Rwanda, April-August 1994 -- Conclusion
Control code
ocm38595421
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 390 p.
Isbn
9780415920988
Lccn
98014075
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)38595421

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