Don't Shoot the Messenger / Edition 1

Don't Shoot the Messenger / Edition 1

by Bruce W. Sanford
     
 

ISBN-10: 0742508374

ISBN-13: 9780742508378

Pub. Date: 11/28/2000

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Selected by Brill's Content as one of its sixteen all-time media classics, this lively and richly storied work documents the dangerous consequences of the disintegration of trust between the public and the news media. In a masterful twenty-year retrospective, First Amendment attorney Bruce Sanford explores the root causes of our growing hostility toward the media

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Overview

Selected by Brill's Content as one of its sixteen all-time media classics, this lively and richly storied work documents the dangerous consequences of the disintegration of trust between the public and the news media. In a masterful twenty-year retrospective, First Amendment attorney Bruce Sanford explores the root causes of our growing hostility toward the media and warns that we are killing one of our most treasured natural resources—the Fourth Estate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742508378
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.86(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Prologue: A Dangerous New Season Chapter 2 The Canyon of Distrust Part 3 Part One: Origins and Causes Chapter 4 From Benchley to Brill, Luce to Levin Chapter 5 Dan Quayle Meet Hillary Clinton Chapter 6 The Girl from Yesterday Chapter 7 The Public Service Quotient Part 8 Part Two: Unintended Consequences Chapter 9 The "Ride-Along" Chapter 10 A Fine Day for the Government Chapter 11 "Hello, Houston. We Have a Problem" Chapter 12 The Credibility Breakfast

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