Perspectives on American political media / Gary C. Woodward

Author(s): Woodward, Gary C
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Subjects: Mass media--Political aspects--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston : Allyn and Bacon, c1997
LC Classification: P
Physical Description: xii, 256 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Introduction: Politics, Media, and Democracy 1
1. The Media, Their Owners, Advertisers, and Intercorporate Structure 25
2. News in the Television Age: Patterns of Organization and News Selection 55
3. The Publicity Functions of Congress 93
4. Winning and Holding the Presidency: A Campaigns Perspective 121
5. Foreign News, War, and Diplomacy 149
6. Witnessing Justice: Press Coverage of the Courts 185
7. Art, Popular Entertainment, and Politics 213
Selected Bibliography 241
Index 247
Notes: LCCN: 96008864
ISBN: 0205262503
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-246) and index
OCLC Number: 34730524
ISBN/ISSN: 0205262503