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Mainstreams of American media history : a narrative and intellectual history

Author: Hiley H Ward
Publisher: Boston : Allyn and Bacon, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An introduction to media history that aims to capture the excitement and personality of the ideas, events, and people who made it happen. With a chronology that emphasizes a narrative style,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ward, Hiley H.
Mainstreams of American media history.
Boston : Allyn and Bacon, ©1997
(OCoLC)607561308
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hiley H Ward
ISBN: 0205149227 9780205149223
OCLC Number: 35229162
Description: xvii, 542 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction: origins of modern media --
2. English roots: ideas that persist --
3. The first hundred years --
Section 1. Censorship and trials: beginnings and early years of American media --
4. The first hundred years --
Section 2. Revolution and restrictions: rounding out the century --
5. Rendezvous with destiny (1800-1850) --
6. The wave of cheap penny papers (1833-1851) --
7. A divided nation and media --
8. Grassroots voices: the spawning of populism --
9. Pulitzer and Hearst: the roar of the crowd --
10. Media and the idea of progress --
11. The emerging fast media: radio --
12. The small screen: seeing is believing --
13. Media and twentieth-century wars and protest movements --
14. Magazines, mergers, and moguls --
15. Old media meet the new.
Responsibility: Hiley H. Ward.

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