Joe Mccarthy and the Press

Joe Mccarthy and the Press

by Edwin R. Bayley
     
 

This is a book for historians, journalists—and for all of us who need to remember this turbulent time on our nation's past, and its lessons for today.See more details below

Overview

This is a book for historians, journalists—and for all of us who need to remember this turbulent time on our nation's past, and its lessons for today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780299086244
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Edition description:
1
Pages:
282
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1When it all started3
2The floundering press39
3The wire services, McCarthy's conduit66
4The 1952 election88
5The "camp-following, mocking-bird, bleeding-heart, left-wing" press125
6Four crises in television176
7Summing up214
AppTables and list of stories in the last week of the 1952 campaign223

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