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The press and America, an interpretative history of the mass media.

3d ed.. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall [1972] .
ISBN 9780136979616, 0136979610

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Subjects American newspapers -- History.
American newspapers.
Journalism -- United States -- History.
Journaux américains.
Mass media -- United States -- History.
Mass media.
Press -- United States -- History.
Presse -- États-Unis.
United States.
Description xi, 788 pages illustrations 24 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The heritage of the American press -- The birth of the American newspaper -- The press wins a beachhead -- Rise of the fourth estate -- The seeds of revolution -- The press and revolution -- The press and the second revolution -- The tocsin of a nation -- The press and the expanding nation -- Coonskin democracy and the press -- A press for the masses -- The race for news -- The press and the rise of sectionalism -- The irrepressible conflict -- The press at a watershed -- A revolution in national life -- The new journalism -- The modern newspaper emerges -- The age of yellow journalism -- The people's champions -- The great and the colorful -- Media consolidation begins -- The common demoninators -- The press in modern war -- From jazz journalism to interpretative reporting -- Radio and television: revolution in communication -- Economic pressures shape the mass media -- The surviving newspaper press -- Government, publishers, and guild -- The challenge of criticism -- A crisis of credibility.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)211862
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Emery, Edwin.
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