Photojournalism and Foreign Policy
—-Icons of Outrage in International Crises
Author: David D. Perlmutter
First published in 1998
Praeger Publishers, 88 Post Road West, Westport, CT 06881
An imprint of Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc.
1. In search of Icons of Outrage
The “Problem” of Visual Images and Foreign Policy
Whose Icons Are They, Anyway?
Defining the Icon
Icons in Action
2. The “Magic Bullet” of General Loan: Tet, 1968
Framing the “Magic Bullet”
Measuring Public Reaction
The “Relevance” Context of Tet
3. The Consensus of Outrage: *****, 1989
4. When Icons Collide: Somalia, 1992-1993
Getting In: Framing Intervention
The Context of Intervention
Getting Out: Framing the “Battle of Mogadishu”
Unasked Questions: The Frames Not Presented
The Icons of Arrogance?