Prime Ministers and the Media: Issues of Power and Control
Copyright © 2003 by Colin Seymour-Ure
Editor(s): Colin Seymour-Ure
Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
Print ISBN: 9780631166870
Online ISBN: 9780470753422
About this Book
This book looks at the ways in which prime ministers manage and fail to manage their public communication.
- A timely examination of the ways in which prime ministers manage and fail to manage their public communication.
- Original in scope, covering political rumours, political cartoons and capital cities, in addition to more familiar topics.
- Sets contemporary analysis of Downing Street press secretaries, media barons and press conferences in fuller historical context than usual.
- Draws on public records, private papers and interviews by the author dating back to the 1960s.