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The news and public opinion : media effects on civic life

Author: Maxwell E McCombs; et al
Publisher: Cambridge ; Malden (MA) : Polity, 2011.
Series: Contemporary political communication
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

* Introductory textbook on a major area of media and journalism studies. * Outlines the research across the key stages of the acquisition of information, formation of attitudes and opinions and  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maxwell E McCombs; et al
ISBN: 9780745645186 0745645186 9780745645193 0745645194
OCLC Number: 813972062
Notes: Soavtorji: R. Lance Holbert, Spiro Kiousis, Wayne Wanta.
Description: V, 210 str. ; 21 cm.
Contents: INTRODUCTION Chapter 1. What Is Public Opinion? PART ONE: THE NEWS MEDIA Chapter 2. A Changing Communication Environment Chapter 3. Reporting the News Chapter 4. Trust in the News PART TWO: SETTING THE CIVIC STAGE Chapter 5. The Audiences for News Chapter 6. Focusing Public Attention Chapter 7. Learning from the News Chapter 8. Forming Opinions Chapter 9. Tone of the News Chapter 10. Political Behavior Chapter 11. What Citizens Bring to the News Chapter 12. News Influence on Civic Life PART THREE: COMING TO JUDGMENT Chapter 13. Assessing the Role of News in Civic Life Bibliography Index
Series Title: Contemporary political communication
Other Titles: Media effects on civic life
Responsibility: Max McCombs ... [et al.].


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"A well-written book which shows that the classical triangle of news media, politics and public opinion still has a strong mutual influence." Political Studies Review "This book is a masterful Read more...

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