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The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law (Associated Press Stylebook & Briefing on Media Law)
The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law (Associated Press Stylebook & Briefing on Media Law)
by Associated Press Associated Press
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 The style of the Associated Press is the gold standard for news writing. With The AP Stylebook in hand, you can learn how to write and edit with the clarity and professionalism for which they are famous. Fully revised and updated, this new edition... (read more)

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The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time
The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time
by Hunter S Thompson
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Originally published in 1979, the first volume of the bestselling "Gonzo Papers" is now back in print. The Great Shark Hunt is Dr. Hunter S. Thompson's largest and, arguably, most important work, covering Nixon to napalm, Las Vegas to Watergate, Carter... (read more)

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Mortality
Mortality
by Christopher Hitchens
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Christopher Hitchens was on a book tour for his memoir Hitch-22 when he discovered he had cancer of the esophagus, an episode described with characteristic wit and candor in a series of articles he wrote for Vanity Fair. In these essays, for which... (read more)

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Radical Chic and Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers
Radical Chic and Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers
by Tom Wolfe
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Classic Wolfe, a funny, irreverent, and "delicious" (The Wall Street Journal) dissection of class and status by the master of New Journalism. "On the night of January 4, 1970, Maestro and Mrs. Leonard Bernstein threw a bash in their thirteen-room park... (read more)

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Girl Zines (09 Edition)
Girl Zines (09 Edition)
by Alison Piepmeier
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Preeminent theoreticians of the world economy set out their understanding of the long-term dynamics of global capitalism.... (read more)

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Media Unlimited : How the Torrent of Images and Sounds Overwhelms Our Lives (Rev 08 Edition)
Media Unlimited : How the Torrent of Images and Sounds Overwhelms Our Lives (Rev 08 Edition)
by Todd Gitlin
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“A balanced yet biting critique . . . Gitlin is a savvy guide to our increasingly kinetic times.”San Francisco Chronicle  Both a startling analysis and a charged polemic, Media Unlimited reveals the unending stream of manufactured... (read more)

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Father Time
Father Time
by Steve Duin
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Fatherhood. Whether it's coaching little league or coaching one's kids through adolescence, author and columnist Steve Duin has been there. Emergency room visits, field trips, chaperoned dances, family vacations, sex talks, and rock concerts are all part... (read more)

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The Tender Bar: A Memoir
The Tender Bar: A Memoir
by J. R. Moehringer
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A moving, vividly told memoir full of heart, drama, and exquisite comic timing, about a boy striving to become a man, and his romance with a bar. J.R. Moehringer grew up listening for a voice: It was the sound of his missing father, a disc jockey who... (read more)

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Consuming the Romantic Utopia : Love and the Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism (97 Edition)
Consuming the Romantic Utopia : Love and the Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism (97 Edition)
by Eva Illouz
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"Illouz creates a map of the intricate relationship between love and economics in American society. In an analytical style reminiscent of that of Daniel Bell in its scope and intellectual ambition, she argues that romantic love captures our minds and... (read more)

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Age of Propaganda : the Everyday Use and Abuse of Persuasion (Rev 00 Edition)
Age of Propaganda : the Everyday Use and Abuse of Persuasion (Rev 00 Edition)
by Anthony Pratkanis
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-397) and index.... (read more)

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Lost at Sea: The Jon Ronson Mysteries
Lost at Sea: The Jon Ronson Mysteries
by Jon Ronson
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New York Timesand#150;bestselling author of The Psychopath Test Jon Ronson writes about the dark, uncanny sides of humanity with clarity and humor. Lost at Seaand#151;now with new materialand#151;reveals how deep our collective craziness lies, even in... (read more)

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The Bullfighter Checks Her Makeup
The Bullfighter Checks Her Makeup
by Susan Orlean
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Now in paperback comes the wonderfully entertaining, bestselling collection of the "New Yorker" writer's brightest profiles. "A voyeur's delight: expertly framed windows into the cosmology of the human experience . . . (these profiles) reintroduce... (read more)

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Sundays at Eight: 25 Years of Stories from C-Span's Q&A and Booknotes
Sundays at Eight: 25 Years of Stories from C-Span's Q&A and Booknotes
by Brian Lamb
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For the last 25 years, Sunday nights at 8pm on C-SPAN has been appointment television for many Americans. During that time, host Brian Lamb has invited people to his Capitol Hill studio for hour-long conversations about contemporary society and history... (read more)

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The Best American Newspaper Narratives of 2012
The Best American Newspaper Narratives of 2012
by George (edt) Getschow
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This anthology collects the ten winners of the 2012 Best American Newspaper Narrative Writing Contest at the Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference, which is hosted by the Frank W. Mayborn Graduate Institute of Journalism at the University of North Texas.... (read more)

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Necessary Illusions: Thought Control in Democratic Societies
Necessary Illusions: Thought Control in Democratic Societies
by Noam Chomsky
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This is an essential introduction to the "propaganda model" of media analysis. Chomsky offers a message of hope, reminding us that resistance is possible, necessary and effective.... (read more)

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The Elements of Journalism: What Newspeople Should Know and the Public Should Expect
The Elements of Journalism: What Newspeople Should Know and the Public Should Expect
by Bill Kovach
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The Book That Every Citizen and Journalist Should Read “What this book does better than any single book on media history, ethics, or practice is weave . . . [together] why media audiences have fled and why new technology and megacorporate ownership... (read more)

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Generation of Swine: Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80's
Generation of Swine: Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80's
by Hunter S Thompson
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Generation of Swine, the second volume of the legendary Dr. Hunter S. Thompson's bestselling "Gonzo Papers," was first published in 1988 and is now back in print. Here, against a backdrop of late-night tattoo sessions and soldier-of-fortune trade shows... (read more)

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Fear and Loathing in America: The Brutal Odyssey of an Outlaw Journalist
Fear and Loathing in America: The Brutal Odyssey of an Outlaw Journalist
by Hunter S Thompson
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Brazen, incisive, and outrageous as ever, Hunter S. Thompson is back with another astonishing volume of his private correspondence, the highly anticipated follow-up to The Proud Highway. When that first book of letters appeared in 1997, Time pronounced... (read more)

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
by Hunter S. Thompson
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Thompson's legendary tale of excess. The long-awaited feature film promises to be one of the most talked-about movies of the season, starring Johnny Depp.... (read more)

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The Tender Bar: A Memoir
The Tender Bar: A Memoir
by J. R. Moehringer
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The bestselling memoir that captured the hearts of readers and critics nationwide is now available in paperback. In the tradition of This Boy's Life and The Liar's Club, J.R. Moehringer's The Tender Bar is a raucous, poignant, luminously written memoir... (read more)

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