A Protective Silence: US children and the Iraq War

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In the US media parents were called upon to protect their children from media reports. Parents and teachers avoided talking to children about the subject. Accordingly American childrenís knowledge about the war seemed to be full of gaps. Their ideas about military action almost resembled stories in comics and many questions remained unanswered.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)34-39
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 2004


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