Political Communication in America / Edition 3

Political Communication in America / Edition 3

by Robert E. Denton Jr., Gary C. Woodward
     
 

ISBN-10: 0275957837

ISBN-13: 9780275957834

Pub. Date: 11/10/1998

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Denton and Woodward provide a newly updated revision of their classic in political communication. This pioneering text provides a systematic and comprehensive analysis of the role and function of communication in American politics.

A synthesis of some of the best writing in political communication from the fields of communication, political science, journalism,

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Overview

Denton and Woodward provide a newly updated revision of their classic in political communication. This pioneering text provides a systematic and comprehensive analysis of the role and function of communication in American politics.

A synthesis of some of the best writing in political communication from the fields of communication, political science, journalism, and history, this edition features completely new chapters on the topics of campaign management, congressional campaigns, politics and popular culture, and unofficial Washington. This edition also reflects updated sources and recent examples. Students and scholars in the fields of communication, political science, political sociology, and contemporary American political history will find this text invaluable.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275957834
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/10/1998
Series:
Praeger Series in Political Communication Series
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)
Lexile:
1320L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Series Foreword

Preface

Political Communication Defined

Contexts

The Disenfrachised Polity

Language and Politics

The Media of Politics: News and the Political Agenda

Campaigns

Campaign Planning, Management, and Strategies

Presidential Campaigns

Legislative Campaigns

Governing

The Presidency

The Congress

Unofficial Washington

Meta-Politics

Litigation, Crime, and the Courts

Politics and Popular Culture

Selected Bibliography

Index

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