Bias in the Media

Bias in the Media

by Hal Marcovitz

Hardcover(Library Binding)

$33.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420502244
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 04/16/2010
Series: Lucent Hot Topics Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 13 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 4

Introduction: Bias in the Media 6

Chapter 1 Why Are the Media Biased? 10

Chapter 2 The Cable Wars 27

Chapter 3 Citizens as Journalists: Bias in the Blogosphere 44

Chapter 4 Pockets of Bias 60

Chapter 5 Are There Unbiased Media? 76

Notes 92

Discussion Questions 98

Organizations to Contact 100

For More Information 103

Index 106

Picture Credits 111

About the Author 112

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