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All the news that's fit to sell : how the market transforms information into news

Author: James Hamilton
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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That market forces drive the news is not news. Whether a story appears in print, on television, or on the Internet depends on who is interested, its value to advertisers, the costs of assembling the details, and competitors' products. But in All the News That's Fit to Sell, economist James Hamilton shows just how this happens. Furthermore, many complaints about journalism--media bias, soft news, and pundits as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hamilton, James, 1961-
All the news that's fit to sell.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2004
(DLC) 2003042894
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Hamilton
ISBN: 9781400841417 1400841410
OCLC Number: 769188190
Awards: Winner of Frank Luther Mott Kappa Tau Alpha Journalism and Mass Communication Research Award 2004 (United States)
Description: 1 online resource (342 pages)
Contents: All the News That's FIT TO SELL --
Title --
For Matthew WHO ALWAYS BRINGS GOOD NEWS --
All the News That's FIT TO SELL --
Introduction --
1. : Economic Theories of News --
2. : A Market for Press Independence: The Evolution of Nonpartisan Newspapers in the Nineteenth Century --
3. : News Audiences: How Strong Are the Public's Interests in the Public Interest --
4. : Information Programs on Network Television --
5. : What Is News on Local Television Stations and in Local Newspapers 6. : The Changing Nature of the Network Evening News Programs --
7. : News on the Net --
8. : Journalists as Goods --
9. : Content, Consequences, and Policy Choices --
Notes.
Responsibility: James T. Hamilton.

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