Accession Number:

AD0733390

Title:

The Public Image of the Military in Leading Magazines (1968-1970)

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLL FORT LEAVENWORTH KS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

189.0

Abstract:

The purpose of the thesis is to examine leading magazines and determine if they provided a balanced presentation of the military in terms of articles and excerpts published. The military affairs content of twenty-one general interest, large circulation magazines was analyzed and compared for the 1968-1970 time period to determine the balance of their coverage as well as that for individual magazines, separate military affairs topics and several specific types of coverage letters, cartoons, book and movie reviews.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE