Journalism in Democracies During Times of War: Examining the Role of Indian and US Media
AbstractThis paper examines the larger issue of how a â€˜freeâ€™ media performs during times of war with particular reference to US and India using case studies. It focuses on â€˜national securityâ€™ becoming a major pivot around which the media discourse is shaped. How the media practices â€˜patrioticâ€™ self-censorship and how governments stoke this â€˜patrioticâ€™ tendency to get support for their own agenda. [CCMG Working paper]. URL:[http://jmi.ac.in/upload/menuupload/Aradhana___WAR&DemoWorkingPaper_on_3Jan2012.pdf].
Download InfoIf you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by eSocialSciences in its series Working Papers with number id:4943.
Date of creation: Apr 2012
Date of revision:
Note: Institutional Papers
Contact details of provider:
Web page: http://www.esocialsciences.org
US; India; media; patriotic; conflict; war; democracy; patriotic; self-censorship; case studies; freedom; national security; democratic and participative media; political system; participation; scrutiny;
Please report citation or reference errors to , or , if you are the registered author of the cited work, log in to your RePEc Author Service profile, click on "citations" and make appropriate adjustments.:
- S. Illeris & G. Akehurst, 2002. "Introduction," The Service Industries Journal, Taylor & Francis Journals, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(1), pages 1-3, January.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Padma Prakash).
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.