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What's news : the media in American society

Author: Elie Abel
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Institute for Contemporary Studies, ©1981.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elie Abel
ISBN: 0917616413 9780917616419 0878554483 9780878554485
OCLC Number: 7758137
Description: x, 296 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The first word / Elie Abel --
Mass media and their environments : a journey into the past / Theodore Peterson --
Mass media : the economic setting / James N. Rosse --
The first amendment and the press / Benno C. Schmidt, Jr. --
The new technologies : promise of abundant channels at lower cost / Ithiel de Sola Pool --
The media baronies : bigger, fewer, more powerful / William E. Porter --
The selection of reality / Edward Jay Epstein --
News as entertainment : the search for dramatic unity / William A. Henry III --
A statesman is a dead politician : candidate images on network news / Michael Jay Robinson --
The news business and business news / Robert L. Bartley --
Holding the media accountable / John L. Hulteng --
Social and cultural impact of mass media / George Comstock --
The last word / Elie Abel.
Responsibility: Elie Abel, editor ; [contributors] Robert L. Bartley [and others].

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