Media, War and Security

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This book series interrogates and seeks to illuminate the mutually shaping relationship between war and media as transformative of contemporary society, politics and culture.

  • European Foreign Conflict Reporting: A Comparative Analysis of Public News Providers book cover

    European Foreign Conflict Reporting

    A Comparative Analysis of Public News Providers

    By Emma Heywood

    This book explores the state of European foreign conflict reporting by public-sector broadcasters, post-Cold war and post-9/11. It compares the values of three television news providers from differing public systems: BBC’s News at 10, Russia’s Vremya and France 2’s 20 Heures. The book examines how…

    Hardback – 2017-06-21
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    Media, War and Security

  • Western Mainstream Media and the Ukraine Crisis: A Study in Conflict Propaganda book cover

    Western Mainstream Media and the Ukraine Crisis

    A Study in Conflict Propaganda

    By Oliver Boyd-Barrett

    This book explores contemporary propaganda and mainstream Western news media, with reference to the Ukraine crisis. It examines Western media narratives of the immediate causes of the crisis, the respective roles of those who participated in or otherwise supported the demonstrations of 2013–2014 –…

    Hardback – 2016-09-19
    Routledge
    Media, War and Security

  • Violent Extremism Online: New Perspectives on Terrorism and the Internet book cover

    Violent Extremism Online

    New Perspectives on Terrorism and the Internet

    Edited by Anne Aly, Stuart Macdonald, Lee Jarvis, Thomas Chen

    This book explores the interface between terrorism and the internet and presents contemporary approaches to understanding violent extremism online. The volume focuses on four issues in particular: terrorist propaganda on the internet; radicalisation and the internet; counter campaigns and…

    Hardback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge
    Media, War and Security

  • Memory, Conflict and New Media: Web Wars in Post-Socialist States book cover

    Memory, Conflict and New Media

    Web Wars in Post-Socialist States

    Edited by Ellen Rutten, Julie Fedor, Vera Zvereva

    This book examines the online memory wars in post-Soviet states – where political conflicts take the shape of heated debates about the recent past, and especially World War II and Soviet socialism. To this day, former socialist states face the challenge of constructing national identities,…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Media, War and Security

  • Violence and War in Culture and the Media: Five Disciplinary Lenses book cover

    Violence and War in Culture and the Media

    Five Disciplinary Lenses

    Edited by Athina Karatzogianni

    This edited volume examines theoretical and empirical issues relating to violence and war and its implications for media, culture and society. Over the last two decades there has been a proliferation of books, films and art on the subject of violence and war. However, this is the first volume that…

    Paperback – 2013-10-07
    Routledge
    Media, War and Security

  • Military Media Management: Negotiating the 'Front' Line in Mediatized War book cover

    Military Media Management

    Negotiating the 'Front' Line in Mediatized War

    By Sarah Maltby

    This book examines the practices of actors involved in the media reportage of war, and the ways in which these practices may influence the conduct of modern military operations. War is a complex phenomenon which raises numerous questions about the organization of society that continue to challenge…

    Paperback – 2013-10-07
    Routledge
    Media, War and Security

  • Hollywood and the CIA: Cinema, Defense and Subversion book cover

    Hollywood and the CIA

    Cinema, Defense and Subversion

    By Oliver Boyd Barrett, David Herrera, James A. Baumann

    This book investigates representations of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in Hollywood films, and the synergies between Hollywood product, U.S. military/defense interests and U.S. foreign policy. As probably the best known of the many different intelligence agencies of the US, the CIA is an…

    Paperback – 2012-12-07
    Routledge
    Media, War and Security

  • Radicalisation and Media: Connectivity and Terrorism in the New Media Ecology book cover

    Radicalisation and Media

    Connectivity and Terrorism in the New Media Ecology

    By Andrew Hoskins, Akil Awan, Ben O'Loughlin

    This book examines the circulation and effects of radical discourse by analysing the role of mass media coverage in promoting or hindering radicalisation and acts of political violence. There is a new environment of conflict in the post-9/11 age, in which there appears to be emerging threats to…

    Paperback – 2012-07-23
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    Media, War and Security

  • Icons of War and Terror: Media Images in an Age of International Risk book cover

    Icons of War and Terror

    Media Images in an Age of International Risk

    By John Tulloch, R. Warwick Blood

    This book explores the ideas of key thinkers and media practitioners who have examined images and icons of war and terror. Icons of War and Terror explores theories of iconic images of war and terror, not as received pieties but as challenging uncertainties; in doing so, it engages with both…

    Paperback – 2012-06-19
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    Media, War and Security

  • Global Terrorism and New Media: The Post-Al Qaeda Generation book cover

    Global Terrorism and New Media

    The Post-Al Qaeda Generation

    By Philip Seib, Dana M. Janbek

    Global Terrorism and New Media carefully examines the content of terrorist websites and extremist television programming to provide a comprehensive look at how terrorist groups use new media today. Based partly on a content analysis of discussion boards and forums, the authors share their findings…

    Paperback – 2010-08-04
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    Media, War and Security