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Author Dell'Orto, Giovanna, 1977-
Title American journalism and international relations : foreign correspondence from the early republic to the digital era / Giovanna Dell'Orto, University of Minnesota.
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013.
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 Floor4  PN4888.F69 D445 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description viii, 287 pages ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-277) and index.
Contents 1. Introduction: the American press and international relations -- 2. A new country, a new profession: America and its foreign correspondents get ready to take on the world -- 3. America takes global center stage: the ascent of a political and communication power -- 4. The media are American in the American century: the apex of American political and communication power -- 5. A web of disentanglements: American policy and media struggle to engage the post-Cold War world -- 6. The importance of being there and making people care: the troubled present and possible futures of U.S. foreign correspondence -- 7. Conclusion: reaffirming journalism's role in world affairs.
Summary "American Journalism and International Relations argues that the American press' disengagement from world affairs has critical repercussions for American foreign policy"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Foreign news -- United States -- History.
Journalism -- Political aspects -- United States.
Press and politics -- United States -- History.
Foreign correspondents -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9781107031951 (hardback)
1107031958 (hardback)
Standard # 40022472498
OCLC number 819641548