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Title Covering bin Laden : global media and the world's most wanted man / edited by Susan Jeffords and Fahed Al-Sumait.

Publication Info. Urbana, Illinois : University of Illinois Press, [2015]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  303.625 B612J    Check Shelf
Description xxxvii, 259 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: After bin Laden / Susan Jeffords and Fahed Al-Sumait -- Bin Laden's ghost and the epistemological crises of counterterrorism / Richard Jackson -- The discursive portrayals of Osama bin Laden / Aditi Bhatia -- The bin Laden tapes / Andrew Hill -- Words and war: Al Jazeera and Al Qaeda / Courtney C. Radsch -- Metaphorizing terrorism: Al Qaeda in German and British tabloids / Alexander Spencer -- The myth of the terrorist as a lover: competing regional media frames / Noha Mellor -- Images of our dead enemies: visual representations of bin Laden, Hussein, and el-Qaddafi / Susan Moeller, Joanna Nurmis, and Saranaz Barforoush -- Without Osama: Tere bin Laden and the critique of the War on Terror / Purnima Bose -- Obama bin Laden [sic]: how to win the War on Terror #likeaboss / Ryan Croken -- Congratulations! You have killed Osama bin Laden!! / Simon Ferrari -- Muslims in America and the post-9/11 terrorism debates: media and public opinion / Brigitte L. Nacos -- Epilogue: After bin Laden: Zero Dark Thirty / Susan Jeffords and Fahed Al-Sumait.
Subject Bin Laden, Osama, 1957-2011.
Bin Laden, Osama, 1957-2011. (OCoLC)fst01761332
Terrorism and mass media.
Mass media and world politics.
Terrorism -- Press coverage.
Mass media and world politics. (OCoLC)fst01740280
Terrorism and mass media. (OCoLC)fst01148149
Terrorism -- Press coverage. (OCoLC)fst01148120
Added Author Jeffords, Susan, 1953- editor.
Al-Sumait, Fahed Yahya, editor.
ISBN 025203886X
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