Media And American Courts

Media And American Courts

by S. Alexander
     
 

ISBN-10: 1576079791

ISBN-13: 9781576079799

Pub. Date: 06/08/2004

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

A unique reference work exploring the interaction of ever more pervasive media and the U.S. judicial system in the 20th century.

• Glossary definitions written in clear, layman's language describing the terms necessary for a full understanding of media coverage of the judicial system

• Biographical sketches of prominent courtroom journalists, lawyers,

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Overview

A unique reference work exploring the interaction of ever more pervasive media and the U.S. judicial system in the 20th century.

• Glossary definitions written in clear, layman's language describing the terms necessary for a full understanding of media coverage of the judicial system

• Biographical sketches of prominent courtroom journalists, lawyers, and judges such as F. Lee Bailey, Marcia Clark, and Johnny Cochran

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576079799
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/08/2004
Series:
Contemporary World Issues Series
Pages:
246
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)
Age Range:
12 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

1Free press/fair trial : a historical overview1
2Controversies, problems, and solutions35
3Chronology59
4Biographical sketches79
5Facts and data109
6Organizations, associations, and government agencies121
7Selected print and nonprint resources131

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