Power of the News Media

Power of the News Media

by Harry Henderson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816047685

ISBN-13: 9780816047680

Pub. Date: 04/28/2004

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

Power of the News Media helps readers understand the function of the news media, how it shapes attitudes, and how to evaluate its content. A useful tool for librarians, teachers, and others concerned with education and media issues, it provides a variety of perspectives and includes a bibliography of books, articles, videos and Internet sources.  See more details below

Overview

Power of the News Media helps readers understand the function of the news media, how it shapes attitudes, and how to evaluate its content. A useful tool for librarians, teachers, and others concerned with education and media issues, it provides a variety of perspectives and includes a bibliography of books, articles, videos and Internet sources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816047680
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/2004
Series:
Library in a Book Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
14 - 18 Years

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Table of Contents

Pt. IOverview of the topic
Ch. 1The development of the news media3
Ch. 2Perspectives and issues22
Ch. 3The law and the news media55
Ch. 4Chronology109
Ch. 5Biographical listing133
Ch. 6Glossary151
Pt. IIGuide to further research
Ch. 7How to research the news media161
Ch. 8Annotated bibliography179
Ch. 9Organizations and agencies245
Pt. IIIAppendices
App. ANews media data and trends257
App. BNew York Times v. Sullivan, 1964271
App. CNew York Times Co. v. United States, 1971284

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