Explaining It to Ourselves: The Phases of National Mourning in Space Tragedy
Format of Original
13 p.; 26 cm
Taylor & Francis
Central States Speech Journal
Original Item ID
doi: 10.1080/10510978609368217; Shelves: PN 4071 .C457 1986 v. 37, Memorial Periodicals
This essay relies on grief literature to develop a heuristic model of patterned stages of national mourning. This model is applied to lend insight into print mediated accounts of the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger.
Goldzwig, Steven R. and Dionisopoulos, George N., "Explaining It to Ourselves: The Phases of National Mourning in Space Tragedy" (1986). College of Communication Faculty Research and Publications. 385.