Newspaper Editorials Follow Lead of Bush Administration

Billeaudeaux, Andre; Domke, David; Hutcheson, John S.; Garland, Philip
January 2003
Newspaper Research Journal;Winter2003, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p166
Academic Journal
Presents a study that examined the interplay between U.S. President George W. Bush and , key members of the administration and military and news media between September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. and October 7, 2001 when the U.S. military campaign began in Afghanistan. Relevance of the concept of national identity; Relationship between the language of the administration of Bush and the editorial positions of the two newspapers on the war on terrorism; Methodology; Excerpts of some editorials of the two newspapers.


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