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Author Henderson, Harry, 1951-

Title Power of the news media / Harry Henderson
Published New York : Facts On File, [2004]


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 W'PONDS  070.19 Hen/Lia  AVAILABLE
Description 316 pages ; 24 cm
Series Library in a book
Library in a book.
Contents Pt. I. Overview of the topic -- Ch. 1. The development of the news media -- Ch. 2. Perspectives and issues -- Ch. 3. The law and the news media -- Ch. 4. Chronology -- Ch. 5. Biographical listing -- Ch. 6. Glossary -- Pt. II. Guide to further research -- Ch. 7. How to research the news media -- Ch. 8. Annotated bibliography -- Ch. 9. Organizations and agencies -- Pt. III. Appendices -- App. A. News media data and trends -- App. B. New York Times v. Sullivan, 1964 -- App. C. New York Times Co. v. United States, 1971
Summary "Power of the News Media helps readers understand the function of the news media, how it shapes attitudes, and how to evaluate its content. A useful tool for librarians, teachers, and others concerned with education and media issues, it provides a variety of perspectives and includes a bibliography of books, articles, videos and Internet sources."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Broadcast journalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Press -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
LC no. 2003018900
ISBN 0816047685 acid-free paper
Other Titles Power of the news media