ERIC Number: ED390765
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
The Press and the Pentagon. Study Guide. Episode #824. America's Defense Monitor, Educational TV for the Classroom.
Edwards, B. T.
This program examines the changing relationship between the military and the press. In this episode leading journalists and military public affairs officials debate uses of censorship, access to the battlefield, and the impact of live television on military operations. The study guide offers questions to use before viewing the video, questions to follow the video, classroom activities to focus student thinking on the problem, topics for further research, and a list of eight resources. (EH)
Descriptors: Censorship, Freedom, Higher Education, Information Dissemination, Information Policy, Mass Media, Mass Media Effects, Mass Media Role, Military Organizations, Military Service, National Defense, National Security, Press Opinion, Secondary Education, Social Studies, World Affairs
Center for Defense Information, 1500 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20005 ($25 per VHS copy; educational discounts available).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Center for Defense Information, Washington, DC.