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A moment for self-reflection

Volume 16, Issue 2

October, 2010

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Aslam, R. (2010). A moment for self-reflection. Pacific Journalism Review, 16(2): 228-230. Review of War Isn't Hell, Its Entertainment: Essays on Visual Media and the Representation of Conflict, edited by Rikke Schubart, Fabian Virchow, Debra White-Stanley and Tanja Thomas. Published by McFarland &Company, Inc., Publishers, Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, 2009, 290 pp, ISBN 978-0-7864-2558-6.
Author(s): Rukhsana Aslam
Reviewed book edited by Rikke Schubart, Fabian Virchow, Debra White-Stanley and Tanja Thomas.
Publication date: 
October, 2010

War Isn't Hell, Its Entertainment treats one of the most debated issues of our times i.e. the relationship between war and media, in a similar manner. The book offers no apology for the existence of such a relationship.