Strange Bedfellows: How Television and the Presidential Candidates Changed American Politics, 1992

Strange Bedfellows: How Television and the Presidential Candidates Changed American Politics, 1992

by Tom Rosentiel
     
 

The acclaimed inside account of how TV news covered--and was changed forever by--the presidential campaign of 1992. With the explosion of tabloid journalism, the exploitation of talk shows and the presence of Ross Perot, all the rules changed. Rosenstiel won the 1991 Lowell Mellett Award for outstanding media criticism. 16-page insert.See more details below

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The acclaimed inside account of how TV news covered--and was changed forever by--the presidential campaign of 1992. With the explosion of tabloid journalism, the exploitation of talk shows and the presence of Ross Perot, all the rules changed. Rosenstiel won the 1991 Lowell Mellett Award for outstanding media criticism. 16-page insert.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Los Angeles Times correspondent Rosenstiel strips down layers of spin-doctoring, polling, sound-biting and advertising to reveal the relationship between the press and politics. (May)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786880225
Publisher:
Hyperion
Publication date:
03/28/1994
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.12(d)

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