skip to content
The Stewart/Colbert effect : essays on the real impacts of fake news Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Stewart/Colbert effect : essays on the real impacts of fake news

Author: Amarnath Amarasingam
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The Daily Show with John Stewart and the Colbert Report with Stephen Colbert have attracted much interest from popular audiences as well as scholars in various disciplines. The ten essays in this interdisciplinary collection explore the issues engendered by the popularity of entertainment news, including the role of satire in politics, the declining level of trust in traditional sources of media, the shows'  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Parodies, imitations, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Amarnath Amarasingam
ISBN: 9780786458868 0786458860
OCLC Number: 706409927
Description: viii, 198 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Surveying scholarship on The Daily Show and The Colbert Report / Josh Compton --
New Research on The Daily Show and The Colbert Report : The science of satire: The Daily Show and The Colbert Report as sources of public attention to science and the environment / Lauren Feldman, Anthony Leiserowitz, Edward Maibach ; Making sense of The Daily Show: understanding the role of partisan heuristics in political comedy effects / Michael A. Xenos, Patricia Moy, Amy B. Becker ; Stoned slackers or super citizens?: The Daily Show viewing and political engagement of young adults / Jody C. Baumgartner, Jonathan S. Morris ; Is fake news the real news?: the significance of Stewart and Colbert for democratic discourse, politics, and policy / Mark K. McBeth, Randy S. Clemons ; Jon Stewart a heretic? Surely you jest: political participation and discussion among viewers of late night comedy programming / Dannagal Goldthwaite Young, Sarah E. Esralew --
Theoretical considerations : Irony and the news: speaking through cool to American youth / Richard Van Heertum ; Wise fools: Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert as modern day jesters in the American court / Julia R. Fox ; I am the mainstream media (and so can you!) / Robert T. Tally, Jr. ; It's all about meme: the art of the interview and the insatiable ego of the Colber
Responsibility: edited by Amarnath Amarasingam ; foreword by Robert W. McChesney.

Abstract:

The Daily Show with John Stewart and the Colbert Report with Stephen Colbert have attracted much interest from popular audiences as well as scholars in various disciplines. The ten essays in this interdisciplinary collection explore the issues engendered by the popularity of entertainment news, including the role of satire in politics, the declining level of trust in traditional sources of media, the shows' cathartic or informational function, and the ways in which these shows influence public opinion.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (12)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/706409927>
library:oclcnum"706409927"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/706409927>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85104431>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Political satire, American--History and criticism."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2011"
schema:datePublished"2011"
schema:description"Introduction: Surveying scholarship on The Daily Show and The Colbert Report / Josh Compton -- New Research on The Daily Show and The Colbert Report : The science of satire: The Daily Show and The Colbert Report as sources of public attention to science and the environment / Lauren Feldman, Anthony Leiserowitz, Edward Maibach ; Making sense of The Daily Show: understanding the role of partisan heuristics in political comedy effects / Michael A. Xenos, Patricia Moy, Amy B. Becker ; Stoned slackers or super citizens?: The Daily Show viewing and political engagement of young adults / Jody C. Baumgartner, Jonathan S. Morris ; Is fake news the real news?: the significance of Stewart and Colbert for democratic discourse, politics, and policy / Mark K. McBeth, Randy S. Clemons ; Jon Stewart a heretic? Surely you jest: political participation and discussion among viewers of late night comedy programming / Dannagal Goldthwaite Young, Sarah E. Esralew -- Theoretical considerations : Irony and the news: speaking through cool to American youth / Richard Van Heertum ; Wise fools: Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert as modern day jesters in the American court / Julia R. Fox ; I am the mainstream media (and so can you!) / Robert T. Tally, Jr. ; It's all about meme: the art of the interview and the insatiable ego of the Colber"@en
schema:description"The Daily Show with John Stewart and the Colbert Report with Stephen Colbert have attracted much interest from popular audiences as well as scholars in various disciplines. The ten essays in this interdisciplinary collection explore the issues engendered by the popularity of entertainment news, including the role of satire in politics, the declining level of trust in traditional sources of media, the shows' cathartic or informational function, and the ways in which these shows influence public opinion."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/797258699>
schema:genre"Parodies, imitations, etc."@en
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The Stewart/Colbert effect : essays on the real impacts of fake news"@en
schema:numberOfPages"198"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.