The Shock of the News: Media Coverage and the Making of 9/11
How did the events of September 11, 2001 come to be thought of as 9/11? The Shock of the News is an authoritative account of post-9/11 political and social processes, offering an in-depth analysis of the media coverage of this momentous event. Brian Monahan demonstrates how 9/11 has been transformed into a morality tale centered on patriotism, victimization, and heroes.
Paperback, 221 pages
Published March 29th 2010 by New York University Press
(first published March 15th 2010)
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