Public Opinion

Public Opinion

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by Walter Lippmann
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1599866838

ISBN-13: 9781599866833

Pub. Date: 10/01/2007

Publisher: Filiquarian Publishing

Previous editions are cited in Books for College Libraries, 3d ed.. In this classic text, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Walter Lippmann examines democratic theory, citizenship in a democratic society, and the role of the media in forming public perceptions, expectations, and actions. Some of the concepts explored include censorship, stereotypes, and the

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Previous editions are cited in Books for College Libraries, 3d ed.. In this classic text, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Walter Lippmann examines democratic theory, citizenship in a democratic society, and the role of the media in forming public perceptions, expectations, and actions. Some of the concepts explored include censorship, stereotypes, and the relationship between leaders and the rank and file. This is an unabridged republication of the 1922 edition published by Harcourt, Brace and Co., New York, and cited in Books for College Libraries, 3d ed. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781599866833
Publisher:
Filiquarian Publishing
Publication date:
10/01/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Title Page,
Copyright Page,
Dedication,
PART I. INTRODUCTION,
I. The World Outside and the Pictures in Our Heads,
PART II. APPROACHES TO THE WORLD OUTSIDE,
II. Censorship and Privacy,
III. Contact and Opportunity,
IV. Time and Attention,
V. Speed, Words, and Clearness,
PART III. STEREOTYPES,
VI. Stereotypes,
VII. Stereotypes as Defense,
VIII. Blind Spots and Their Values,
IX. Codes and Their Enemies,
X. The Detection of Stereotypes,
PART IV. INTERESTS,
XI. The Enlisting of Interest,
XII. Self-Interest Reconsidered,
PART V. THE MAKING OF A COMMON WILL,
XIII. The Transfer of Interest,
XIV. Yes or No,
XV. Leaders and the Rank and File,
PART VI. THE IMAGE OF DEMOCRACY,
XVI. The Self-Centered Man,
XVII. The Self-Contained Community,
XVIII. The Role of Force, Patronage and Privilege,
XIX. The Old Image in a New Form: Guild Socialism,
XX. A New Image,
PART VII. NEWSPAPERS,
XXI. The Buying Public,
XXII. The Constant Reader,
XXIII. The Nature of News,
XXIV. News, Truth, and a Conclusion,
PART VIII. ORGANIZED INTELLIGENCE,
XXV. The Entering Wedge,
XXVI. Intelligence Work,
XXVII. The Appeal to the Public,
XXVIII. The Appeal to Reason,
Index,

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