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Chasing newsroom diversity : from Jim Crow to affirmative action

Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 2013.
Series: The history of communication
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Details missed opportunity in the newspaper industry's diversity efforts


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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
ISBN: 9780252037382 0252037383 9780252078941 0252078942
OCLC Number: 845008633
Description: Seiten cm.
Contents: Introduction: the black and white of newspapers --
Manning the barricade: maintaining the white prerogative in the face of change, 1954-1967 --
Seeking justice in a climate of irony: the hiring initiative's uneasy prelude, 1968-1976 --
"A sensitive and difficult task": establishing a framework for newsroom integration, 1977-1989 --
The gay Nineties: reimagining and renegotiating a multicultural newsroom --
Diversity in crisis: ASNE's time of reckoning, 1998-2002 --
Afterword: closing a chapter of newspaper history.
Series Title: The history of communication
Responsibility: Gwyneth Mellinger.


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Frank Luther Mott / Kappa Tau Alpha Research Award, 2013. "Gwyneth Mellinger's Chasing Newsroom Diversity: From Jim Crow to Affirmative Action offers explanations for 'why an effort so promising Read more...

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