Connexions Other Voices - August 27, 2017
Official Enemies

Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
http://www.connexions.org/Media/CXNL-2017-08-27.htm

Publisher:  Connexions
Date Written:  27/08/2017
Year Published:  2017  
Inactive Serial

Resource Type:  Serial Publication (Periodical)
Cx Number:  CX21167

Why and how do some countries become 'enemies'? How and why do governments and media work in tandem to demonize official enemies? Who are the people who live in those countries, what are their lives like, and why should we consider them our enemies?

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Table of Contents:

Official Enemies

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