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The Resource All the News That's Fit to Sell : How the Market Transforms Information into News

All the News That's Fit to Sell : How the Market Transforms Information into News

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All the News That's Fit to Sell : How the Market Transforms Information into News
Title
All the News That's Fit to Sell
Title remainder
How the Market Transforms Information into News
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
That market forces drive the news is not news. Whether a story appears in print, on television, or on the Internet depends on who is interested, its value to advertisers, the costs of assembling the details, and competitors' products. But in All the News That's Fit to Sell, economist James Hamilton shows just how this happens. Furthermore, many complaints about journalism--media bias, soft news, and pundits as celebrities--arise from the impact of this economic logic on news judgments. This is the first book to develop an economic theory of news, analyze evidence across a wide range of media ma
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Hamilton, James T
Dewey number
070
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN4888
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Press
  • Press
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Journalism
Label
All the News That's Fit to Sell : How the Market Transforms Information into News
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; All the News That's FIT TO SELL; Title; Copyright; For Matthew WHO ALWAYS BRINGS GOOD NEWS; Contents; Acknowledgments; All the News That's FIT TO SELL; Introduction; Chapter 1: Economic Theories of News; Chapter 2: A Market for Press Independence: The Evolution of Nonpartisan Newspapers in the Nineteenth Century; Chapter 3: News Audiences: How Strong Are the Public's Interests in the Public Interest?; Chapter 4: Information Programs on Network Television; Chapter 5: What Is News on Local Television Stations and in Local Newspapers
  • Chapter 6: The Changing Nature of the Network Evening News ProgramsChapter 7: News on the Net; Chapter 8: Journalists as Goods; Chapter 9: Content, Consequences, and Policy Choices; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
758334114
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (355 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283303378
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758334114
Label
All the News That's Fit to Sell : How the Market Transforms Information into News
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; All the News That's FIT TO SELL; Title; Copyright; For Matthew WHO ALWAYS BRINGS GOOD NEWS; Contents; Acknowledgments; All the News That's FIT TO SELL; Introduction; Chapter 1: Economic Theories of News; Chapter 2: A Market for Press Independence: The Evolution of Nonpartisan Newspapers in the Nineteenth Century; Chapter 3: News Audiences: How Strong Are the Public's Interests in the Public Interest?; Chapter 4: Information Programs on Network Television; Chapter 5: What Is News on Local Television Stations and in Local Newspapers
  • Chapter 6: The Changing Nature of the Network Evening News ProgramsChapter 7: News on the Net; Chapter 8: Journalists as Goods; Chapter 9: Content, Consequences, and Policy Choices; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
758334114
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (355 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283303378
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758334114

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