Back Stories: U.S. News Production and Palestinian Politics

Back Stories:  U.S. News Production and Palestinian Politics
Publisher: Stanford University Press
Published Date: 15 November 2012
ISBN-13: 978-0804781411

Studying how journalists work in Palestine, Bishara demonstrates how the production of U.S. news about Palestinians depends on multifaceted collaborations. Back Stories investigates questions about objectivity, violence, the state, and the production of knowledge in today's news, reaching beyond the headlines into the lives of Palestinians during the second intifada.


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