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Depiction of terrorism in film and television


Depiction of terrorism in film and television

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In this podcast, Professor Roberta Pearson from the School of American and Canadian Studies, discusses the fictional representation of terrorism in modern day television programmes and why more and more people are using fiction instead of the news to inform their opinions of world events. Professor Pearson considers the frequent engagement of modern audiences with such television series' as ‘24' and ‘Battlestar Galactica' and how these common cultural experiences should not be underestimated as... More
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: Podcast
Date Added to MERLOT: September 17, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 17, 2010
Keywords: fictional representation of terrorism, Terrorism, film and television, Mass media


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
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Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States


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