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Business Game Changers Radio with Sarah Westall: Terrorism and the Politics of Fear with David Altheide

  05/15/2017  12:00 pm PDT

Sociologist Dr. David Altheide joins the program to discuss how the mass media uses the politics of fear to further the agenda of their constituents.


Altheide is the inspiration for the character “Professor Hoffman” in the Michael Chrichton novel, State of Fear. In it, Professor Hoffman illustrates the media’s “discourse of fear” using Altheide’s ethnographic content analysis method.


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Sarah Westall

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Dr. David Altheide

Dr. David Altheide is a sociologist and Emeritus Regents’ Professor in the School of Justice and Social Inquiry at Arizona State University. His work over 3 decades fo...

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