Accession Number : ADA233148


Title :   The Department of Defense Press Pool: Did in Work in Panama?


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : ARIZONA UNIV TUCSON


Personal Author(s) : Crichton, Jane E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a233148.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1990


Pagination or Media Count : 55


Abstract : This project analyzes the effectiveness of the press pool concept during Operation Just Cause. The author gives a detailed historical background relating to the development of the pool concept, a content analysis of stories appearing in four newspapers 20-26 December 1989, and a subjective analysis of press and military opinion appearing in public sources. The project includes original research derived from unpublished source material from Pentagon files.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY STRATEGY , DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE , MATERIALS , PRESSING(FORMING) , BACKGROUND , PUBLIC OPINION , PANAMA , SOURCES , HISTORY


Subject Categories : Information Science
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE