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The Resource A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change, Rodger Streitmatter

A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change, Rodger Streitmatter

Label
A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change
Title
A force for good
Title remainder
how the American news media have propelled positive change
Statement of responsibility
Rodger Streitmatter
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Streitmatter, Rodger
Dewey number
302.230973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4888.I53
LC item number
S74 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Press
  • Press and politics
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Press and politics
  • Press
  • United States
Label
A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change, Rodger Streitmatter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- Securing humane care for the mentally ill -- Waging war on urban slums -- Protecting America's children -- Creating a better life for African Americans -- Closing down the original Ponzi scheme -- Assuring citizens that "G-men" were keeping them safe -- Stopping smokers from killing themselves -- Celebrating a Jewish Miss America -- Breaking the color barrier in major league baseball -- Giving average citizens more say in choosing their president -- Improving the lives of migrant farm workers -- Popularizing the birth control pill -- Fueling the space race -- Achieving justice for Japanese Americans interned during World War II -- Stopping Catholic priests from sexually abusing little boys -- Redefining the American lesbian -- Conclusion
Control code
894625638
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 229 pages
Isbn
9781442245112
Lccn
2014046658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)894625638
Label
A force for good : how the American news media have propelled positive change, Rodger Streitmatter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- Securing humane care for the mentally ill -- Waging war on urban slums -- Protecting America's children -- Creating a better life for African Americans -- Closing down the original Ponzi scheme -- Assuring citizens that "G-men" were keeping them safe -- Stopping smokers from killing themselves -- Celebrating a Jewish Miss America -- Breaking the color barrier in major league baseball -- Giving average citizens more say in choosing their president -- Improving the lives of migrant farm workers -- Popularizing the birth control pill -- Fueling the space race -- Achieving justice for Japanese Americans interned during World War II -- Stopping Catholic priests from sexually abusing little boys -- Redefining the American lesbian -- Conclusion
Control code
894625638
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 229 pages
Isbn
9781442245112
Lccn
2014046658
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)894625638

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