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FRONTLINE; Pentagon, Inc.

02/21/1983

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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Pentagon, Inc.
Program Number

106

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

How Pentagon business decisions affect our society. Investigates the power of the Pentagon as a business and economic force in the domestic economy. Politicians and themselves chasing Pentagon dollars for the jobs those dollars create in their districts; scientists and universities and themselves dependent on the military if they want to do research in many high-tech areas.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Pentagon, Inc.,” 02/21/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D2AFD7BC9F8A4EE78F0FD231AA6C677A.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Pentagon, Inc..” 02/21/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D2AFD7BC9F8A4EE78F0FD231AA6C677A>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Pentagon, Inc.. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D2AFD7BC9F8A4EE78F0FD231AA6C677A
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