Chapter 8. Prime Ministers and Press Conferences

  1. Colin Seymour-Ure

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753422.ch9

Prime Ministers and the Media: Issues of Power and Control

Prime Ministers and the Media: Issues of Power and Control

How to Cite

Seymour-Ure, C. (ed) (2003) Prime Ministers and Press Conferences, in Prime Ministers and the Media: Issues of Power and Control, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470753422.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631166870

Online ISBN: 9780470753422

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Keywords:

  • press conference;
  • questioning;
  • proceedings;
  • political initiative;
  • lobbyman

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • What Makes a Press Conference?

  • The Presidential Press Conference

  • Prime Ministers' Press Conferences with Lobby Correspondents: from the Roosevelt to the Kennedy Model

  • Prime Ministers and Press Conferences: the Broader Pattern

  • Conclusion: Prime Ministers and the 'Presidential' Press Conference