Managing The Press / Edition 1

Managing The Press / Edition 1

by Stephen Ponder, Ponder
     
 

ISBN-10: 0312213840

ISBN-13: 9780312213848

Pub. Date: 01/01/1999

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Re-examines the emergence of the twentieth century media President, whose authority to govern depends largely on his ability to generate public support by appealing to the citizenry through the news media.
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Overview

Re-examines the emergence of the twentieth century media President, whose authority to govern depends largely on his ability to generate public support by appealing to the citizenry through the news media.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312213848
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
255
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
1McKinley and the First White House Press Corps1
2Theodore Roosevelt: Publicity! Publicity! Publicity!17
3The White House and the First "Press Bureaus"35
4Taft: Avoiding the Press49
5The Consequences of "Nonpublicity"63
6Wilson: Centralizing Executive Information77
7Presidential Propaganda in World War I91
8Harding and Coolidge: Emergence of the Media Presidency109
9Herbert Hoover and Cabinet Publicity in the 1920s127
10Hoover: The Press and Presidential Failure141
11Conclusion: The Media Presidency157
Notes167
Selective Bibliography215
Index231

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