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Yellow Journalism: Puncturing the Myths, Defining the Legacies / Edition 1
     

Yellow Journalism: Puncturing the Myths, Defining the Legacies / Edition 1

by W. Joseph Campbell
 

ISBN-10: 0275981134

ISBN-13: 9780275981136

Pub. Date: 03/30/2003

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

Challenges conventional wisdom and punctures the prominent myths about an important, but much-misunderstood, period in American journalism history.

Overview

Challenges conventional wisdom and punctures the prominent myths about an important, but much-misunderstood, period in American journalism history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275981136
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/30/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
856,723
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgmentsix
Introduction1
Part 1Puncturing the Myths
Chapter 1.First Use: The Emergence and Diffusion of "Yellow Journalism"25
Chapter 2.The Yellow Press and the Myths of Its Readership51
Chapter 3.Not Likely Sent: The Remington-Hearst "Telegrams"71
Chapter 4.Not to Blame: The Yellow Press and the Spanish-American War97
Part 2Defining the Legacies
Chapter 5.How Yellow Journalism Lives On: An Analysis of Newspaper Content151
Chapter 6.Echoes in Contemporary Journalism175
Appendix A.Yellow Journalism Content Analysis: Coding Sheet193
Appendix B.Yellow Journalism Content Analysis: Coding Instructions195
Selected Bibliography199
Index207

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