Public Opinion

Public Opinion

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by Walter Lippmann
     
 

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… See more details below

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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

Introduction to the Transaction Edition
Pt. IIntroduction
IThe World Outside and the Pictures in Our Heads3
Pt. IIApproaches to the World Outside
IICensorship and Privacy35
IIIContract and Opportunity46
IVTime and Attention58
VSpeed, Words, and Clearness64
Pt. IIIStereotypes
VIStereotypes79
VIIStereotypes as Defense95
VIIIBlind Spots and Their Value104
IXCodes and Their Enemies115
XThe Detection of Stereotypes130
Pt. IVInterests
XIThe Enlisting of Interest159
XIISelf-Interest Reconsidered170
Pt. VThe Making of a Common Will
XIIIThe Transfer of Interest193
XIVYes or No220
XVLeaders and the Rank and File234
Pt. VIThe Image of Democracy
XVIThe Self-Centered Man253
XVIIThe Self-Contained Community263
XVIIIThe Role of Force, Patronage, and Privilege276
XIXThe Old Image in a New Form: Guild Socialism293
XXA New Image310
Pt. VIINewspapers
XXIThe Buying Public317
XXIIThe Constant Reader328
XXIIIThe Nature of News338
XXIVNews, Truth, and a Conclusion358
Pt. VIIIOrganized Intelligence
XXVThe Entering Wedge369
XXVIIntelligence Work379
XXVIIThe Appeal to the Public398
XXVIIIThe Appeal to Reason411

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