Terrorism, Mass Media, and Public Opinion in the United States of America

Document Type : Research Paper



One of the exciting subjects and discussions that are in the news is related to what the terrorist groups do act. As a matter of fact, diffusing worry, fear and timidity atmosphere and distrusting to the governmental agencies in the society without huge covering the terrorism in the media doesn't appropriate affect on the public opinion. Here the article is examining empirically the result of the opinion poll institutes for analyzing what the terrorist causes affect the public opinion in the U.S. The media, in fact, is plying the main role especially in the crises for constructing the discursive order.The U.S. government was put obstacles on free flow of reaching the information of its citizens by stressing on the hegemonic approaching in information controlling, and use the censorships instruments in broadcasting news for enjoying the public supporting.


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