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Documentary Expression and Thirties America (86 Edition)
Documentary Expression and Thirties America (86 Edition)
by William Stott
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"A comprehensive inquiry into the attitudes and ambitions that characterized the documentary impulse of the thirties. The subject is a large one, for it embraces (among much else) radical journalism, academic sociology, the esthetics of photography... (read more)

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Peepshow: Media and Politics in an Age of Scandal
Peepshow: Media and Politics in an Age of Scandal
by Larry J Sabato
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This is a behind-the-scenes look at news coverage of political scandals in America. It analyzes what gets reported, what doesn't and why. The political costs of scandals are mounting, with disaffected voters, discouraged candidates and a news corp... (read more)

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Notes from Underground: Zines and the Politics of Alternative Culture
Notes from Underground: Zines and the Politics of Alternative Culture
by Stephen Duncombe
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New Edition for 2008! Much history and theory is uncovered here in the first comprehensive study of zine publishing. From their origins in early 20th century science fiction cults, their more proximate read more.. roots in ‘60s counter-culture and... (read more)

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Media and Cultural Studies: Keyworks (2ND 12 Edition)
Media and Cultural Studies: Keyworks (2ND 12 Edition)
by Meenakshi Gigi Durham
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Media and Cultural Studies: Keyworks is one of the most popular and highly acclaimed anthologies in the dynamic and multidisciplinary field of cultural studies. Bringing together a range of core texts, the second edition of this collection offers the... (read more)

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The First Casualty: The War Correspondent as Hero and Myth-Maker from the Crimea to Iraq (Johns Hopkins Paperback)
The First Casualty: The War Correspondent as Hero and Myth-Maker from the Crimea to Iraq (Johns Hopkins Paperback)
by Phillip Knightley
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"Remains the single most perceptive treatment of journalism in times of war and conflict." -- History News Network... (read more)

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World of Ideas, Vol. II
World of Ideas, Vol. II
by Bill Moyers
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Another best-selling round of thought-provoking conversations with 29 men and women whose dynamic ideas and decisions are defining the present and charting the course of tomorrow's America. B & W photographs... (read more)

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The Painted Word
The Painted Word
by Tom Wolfe
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"America's nerviest journalist" (Newsweek) trains his satirical eye on Modern Art in this "masterpiece" (The Washington Post) Wolfe's style has never been more dazzling, his wit never more keen. He addresses the scope of Modern Art, from its founding... (read more)

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The Grace of Silence: A Memoir
The Grace of Silence: A Memoir
by Michele Norris
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In the wake of talk of a “postracial” America upon Barack Obama’s ascension as president of the United States, Michele Norris, cohost of National Public Radio’s flagship program All Things Considered, set out to write, through... (read more)

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Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens
Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens
by Christopher Hitchens
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Arguably collects the finest work by America's foremost rhetorical Pugilist (the Village Voice) in one volume for the first time. Spanning four remarkable decades, this collection includes the author's masterful early writings on civil rights, Vietnam... (read more)

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Understanding Media : the Extensions of Man ((Rev)94 Edition)
Understanding Media : the Extensions of Man ((Rev)94 Edition)
by Marshall Mcluhan
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with a new introduction by Lewis H. Lapham This reissue of Understanding Media marks the thirtieth anniversary (1964-1994) of Marshall McLuhan's classic expose on the state of the then emerging phenomenon of mass media. Terms and phrases such as "the... (read more)

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Good War
Good War
by Studs Terkel
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PULITZER PRIZE WINNER OVER FIVE MONTHS ON THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER... (read more)

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Hell Before Breakfast: America's First War Correspondents Making History and Headlines, from the Battlefields of the Civil War to the Far Rea
Hell Before Breakfast: America's First War Correspondents Making History and Headlines, from the Battlefields of the Civil War to the Far Rea
by Robert H. Patton
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ROBERT H. PATTON graduated from Brown University and Northwestern University. He lives with his wife in Darien, Connecticut.... (read more)

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Stop Teaching Our Kids to Kill: A Call to Action Against TV Movie and Video Game Violence
Stop Teaching Our Kids to Kill: A Call to Action Against TV Movie and Video Game Violence
by Dave Grossman
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There is perhaps no bigger or more important issue in America at present than youth violence. Columbine, Sandy Hook, Auroroa: We know them all too well, and for all the wrong reasons: kids, some as young as eleven years old, taking up arms and, with... (read more)

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Under the Wire: Marie Colvin's Final Assignment
Under the Wire: Marie Colvin's Final Assignment
by Paul Conroy
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Zero Dark Thirty meets 127 Hours—a riveting war journal from photographer Paul Conroy, who accompanied Marie Colvin (called by her peers “the greatest war correspondent of her generation”) during her ill... (read more)

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Math Tools for Journalists
Math Tools for Journalists
by Kathleen Woodruff Wickham
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Covers common math concepts such as percentages, statistics, business math, property taxes, polls/surveys, probability, and stocks and bonds.... (read more)

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Reading Football (93 Edition)
Reading Football (93 Edition)
by Michael Oriard
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Oriard's thesis is refreshingly original. Nation A well-researched, fascinating ride through football history that will be enjoyed by scholars and fans alike. Philadelphia Inquirer Michael Oriard's important book is a welcome, extremely insightful... (read more)

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Made for You and Me: Going West, Going Broke, Finding Home
Made for You and Me: Going West, Going Broke, Finding Home
by Caitlin Shetterly
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"Caitlin Shetterly's Made for You and Me is a beautiful, moving, haunting, and funny memoir about what really counts. It moves deftly and lightly between the west coast and the east coast, and frustration and hope, with pointed, buoyant lines that... (read more)

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Understanding Media Cultures: Social Theory and Mass Communication
Understanding Media Cultures: Social Theory and Mass Communication
by Nick Stevenson
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Praise for the First Edition:</p> <p></p> <p>`I can't think of a book in media studies that handles so well the diversity of perspectives and issues that Stevenson addresses. Whether reconstructing Marxism or deconstructing... (read more)

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Killed Cartoons: Casualties from the War on Free Expression
Killed Cartoons: Casualties from the War on Free Expression
by David Wallis
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Think you live in a society with a free press? These celebrated cartoonists and illustrators found out otherwise. Whether blasting Bush for his "Bring 'em on!" speech, spanking pedophile priests, questioning capital punishment, debating the disputed 2000... (read more)

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Looking for Trouble: The Life and Times of a Foreign Correspondent
Looking for Trouble: The Life and Times of a Foreign Correspondent
by Richard Beeston
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Looking for Trouble is a vivid account of 35 years in journalism by a former foreign correspondent and bureau chief of The Daily Telegraph. It recounts an extraordinary and eventful period in the years before instant communication and mass TV coverage... (read more)

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