The influencing machine : Brooke Gladstone on the media / illustrated by Josh Neufeld ; with additional penciling by Randy Jones and Susann Ferris-Jones

Author(s): Gladstone, Brooke
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Subjects: Journalism--Comic books, strips, etc
Broadcast journalism--Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Gladstone, Brooke--Comic books, strips, etc
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : W.W. Norton, c2011
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: xxii, 170 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm
Additional Authors: Neufeld, Josh
Jones, Randy, 1950-
Jones, Susann
Notes: LCCN: 2011009820
ISBN: 9780393077797 (hbk.)
ISBN: 0393077799 (hbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-170)
Contents: In the beginning -- The American exception -- Existential angst -- Canis journalisticus -- Birds on a wire -- News you can't use -- The great refusal -- Bias -- War -- Objectivity -- Disclosure -- The matrix in me -- The influencing machines -- Um, panic? -- I, robot -- I media
Summary: The cohost of NPR's "On the Media" narrates, in cartoon form, two millennia of history of the influence of the media on the populace, from newspapers in Caesar's Rome to the penny press of the American Revolution to today
OCLC Number: 668194783
ISBN/ISSN: 9780393077797