Accession Number:

ADA224849

Title:

News Magazine and Network Television News Coverage of the Munich Olympic Crisis, 1972

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

MISSOURI UNIV-COLUMBIA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

132.0

Abstract:

A content analysis of news coverage pertaining to terrorism associated with the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, Germany. The study examines coverage in The Economist, Newsweek, Time and U.S. News World Report and T.V. coverage by ABC, CBS, and NBC. The thesis also presents a historical background related to terrorist use of mass media. Keywords Mass media Newspapers Press coverage Public relations Television Germany Terrorism Propaganda Theses.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE