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The press and America : an interpretive history of the mass media

Label
The press and America : an interpretive history of the mass media
Title
The press and America
Title remainder
an interpretive history of the mass media
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Now in its sixth edition, The Press and America : An interpretive history of the Mass Media has been extensively revised to offer a more readable account of media history. The revision includes considerable amount of update material to cover recent developments in radio and television
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Emery, Michael C
Dewey number
071/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4855
LC item number
.E6 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Emery, Edwin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Press
  • Journalism
  • Mass media
  • American newspapers
  • Presse
  • Périodiques américains
Label
The press and America : an interpretive history of the mass media
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Authors' names reversed on previous ed
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 709-774
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The heritage of the American press -- The colonial years -- The press and the revolution -- Founding the new nation -- Westward expansion -- A press for the masses -- The irrepressible conflict -- A revolution in national life -- The new journalism -- The people's champions -- Bastions of news enterprise -- War comes to America -- The twenties : radio, movies, jazz journalism -- Depression and reform -- A world at war -- Television takes center stage -- Challenge and dissent -- A crisis of credibility -- Efforts to improve the media -- The surviving newspaper press -- Media technology : the challenge of the 1980's
Control code
17108653
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 6th ed. /
  • Michael Emery, Edwin Emery.
Extent
xii, 786 pages
Isbn
9780136990598
Lccn
87032754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The press and America : an interpretive history of the mass media
Publication
Note
  • Authors' names reversed on previous ed
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 709-774
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The heritage of the American press -- The colonial years -- The press and the revolution -- Founding the new nation -- Westward expansion -- A press for the masses -- The irrepressible conflict -- A revolution in national life -- The new journalism -- The people's champions -- Bastions of news enterprise -- War comes to America -- The twenties : radio, movies, jazz journalism -- Depression and reform -- A world at war -- Television takes center stage -- Challenge and dissent -- A crisis of credibility -- Efforts to improve the media -- The surviving newspaper press -- Media technology : the challenge of the 1980's
Control code
17108653
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
  • 6th ed. /
  • Michael Emery, Edwin Emery.
Extent
xii, 786 pages
Isbn
9780136990598
Lccn
87032754
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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