The Media, Politics, and Government / Edition 1

The Media, Politics, and Government / Edition 1

by Hoyt Purvis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0155036432

ISBN-13: 9780155036437

Pub. Date: 09/07/2000

Publisher: Wadsworth

Hoyt Purvis illuminates and analyzes the growing power of the media from within a sociopolitical context-thoroughly examining the media, the media-politics-government relationship, and its increasingly central role in our public affairs and public life. This book is comprehensive, accessible, and thoroughly up-to-date.

Overview

Hoyt Purvis illuminates and analyzes the growing power of the media from within a sociopolitical context-thoroughly examining the media, the media-politics-government relationship, and its increasingly central role in our public affairs and public life. This book is comprehensive, accessible, and thoroughly up-to-date.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780155036437
Publisher:
Wadsworth
Publication date:
09/07/2000
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. History and Evolution of the Media Role in Politics and Public Affairs. 2. Politics in the Television Age. 3. Media Role in Influencing the Public Agenda. 4. The Presidency and the Press. 5. Congress and the Media. 6. The Media and Campaigns/Elections. 7. The Media and International Affairs. 8. The Changing Media and Issues in Government-Media Relations. 9. Politics, New Media Technologies and Future Issues.

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