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The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media
The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media
by Brooke Gladstone
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Nearly one million weekly listeners trust NPR's Brooke Gladstone to guide them through the distortions and complexities of the modern media. This brilliant radio personality now bursts onto the page as an illustrated character in vivid comics drawn by... (read more)

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Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television
Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television
by Jerry Mander
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A total departure from previous writing about television, this book is the first ever to advocate that the medium is not reformable. Its problems are inherent in the technology itself and are so dangerous -- to personal health and sanity, to the... (read more)

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No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies
No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies
by Naomi Klein
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With a new Afterword to the 2002 edition. No Logo employs journalistic savvy and personal testament to detail the insidious practices and far-reaching effects of corporate marketing—and the powerful potential of a growing activist sect that... (read more)

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Free Ride: John McCain and the Media
Free Ride: John McCain and the Media
by David Brock
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We live in a gotcha media culture that revels in exposing the foibles and hypocrisies of our politicians. But one politician manages to escape this treatment, getting the benefit of the doubt and a positive spin for nearly everything he does: John McCain.... (read more)

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Censored: Fearless Speech in Fateful Times; The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2012-13
Censored: Fearless Speech in Fateful Times; The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2012-13
by Mickey Huff
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MICKEY HUFF is the director of Project Censored and on the board of directors for the Media Freedom Foundation. He is a professor of social science and history at Diablo Valley College in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he is cochair of the... (read more)

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Breaking News: How the Associated Press Has Covered War, Peace, and Everything Else
Breaking News: How the Associated Press Has Covered War, Peace, and Everything Else
by Associated Press
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The Associated Press throws open its archives and invites readers into its news bureaus and out into the field to witness first hand its groundbreaking reporting that made the AP the worlds largest news organization.... (read more)

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I Watched a Wild Hog Eat My Baby
I Watched a Wild Hog Eat My Baby
by Bill Sloan
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This lively, entertaining, and often funny history of America's supermarket tabloids is the first book to offer a behind-the-scene's look at the intriguing world of tabloid journalism, and especially the unique personalities that made it such a... (read more)

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Framing the Intifada: People and Media (Advances in Discourse Processes)
Framing the Intifada: People and Media (Advances in Discourse Processes)
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The intifada, which began in December 1987, has become one of the longest running confrontations within the broad context of the Israeli-Arab conflict. This volume is not concerned with why the intifada phenomenon began, how it developed, or possible... (read more)

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Inventing Reality: The Politics of News Media
Inventing Reality: The Politics of News Media
by Michael Parenti
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-254) and index.... (read more)

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Television: The Critical View
Television: The Critical View
by Horace Newcomb
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First published in 1976, Television: The Critical View set the foundation for the serious study of television, becoming the gold standard of anthologies in the field. With this seventh edition, editor Horace Newcomb has moved the book from one merely... (read more)

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No Time to Think: The Menace of Media Speed and the 24-Hour News Cycle
No Time to Think: The Menace of Media Speed and the 24-Hour News Cycle
by Howard Rosenberg
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An eviscerating look at the state of journalism in the age of the 24 hour news cycle by a Pulitzer Prize-winning television critic and a veteran news correspondent. No Time To Think focuses on the insidious and increasing portion of the news media that... (read more)

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Secret and Suppressed II: Banned Ideas and Hidden History Into the 21st Century
Secret and Suppressed II: Banned Ideas and Hidden History Into the 21st Century
by Adam Parfrey
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There are two ways of looking at the world: You can take the mass media at face value and believe the world oscillates between the dumb-show of “left wing” and “right wing.” Or you can begin to question this national hypnosis... (read more)

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Bias: A CBS Insider Exposes How the Media Distort the News
Bias: A CBS Insider Exposes How the Media Distort the News
by Bernard Goldberg
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In his nearly thirty years at CBS News, Emmy Award winner Bernard Goldberg earned a reputation as one of the preeminent reporters in the television news business. When he looked at his own industry, however, he saw that the media far too often ignored... (read more)

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Introducing Media Studies (Introducing...)
Introducing Media Studies (Introducing...)
by Ziauddin Sardar
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A vital addition to Icon's highly successful and expanding series of Introducing books on sociological subjects.... (read more)

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People's Movements, People's Press: The Journalism of Social Justice Movements
People's Movements, People's Press: The Journalism of Social Justice Movements
by Bob Ostertag
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The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media
The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media
by Brooke Gladstone
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A million listeners trust NPR's Brooke Gladstone to guide them through the complexities of the modern media. Bursting onto the page in vivid comics by acclaimed artist Josh Neufeld, this brilliant radio personality guides us through two millennia of... (read more)

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Web Journalism: Practice and Promise of a New Medium
Web Journalism: Practice and Promise of a New Medium
by James Glen Stovall
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Journalism on the Web explores the current practices and future possibilities of Web journalism and examines the characteristics of the Web that distinguish it from traditional media.... (read more)

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Attacks on the Press in 2001: A Worldwide Survey (Attacks on the Press)
Attacks on the Press in 2001: A Worldwide Survey (Attacks on the Press)
by Committee To Protect Journalists
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The January 2002 abduction and murder of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl brought into sharp relief the dangers faced by journalists on assignment in areas of conflict. Scores of journalists are imprisoned every year because of what they have... (read more)

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Media Rights and Intellectual Property
Media Rights and Intellectual Property
by Richard Haynes
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This critical study highlights the ways in which issues of intellectual property are driving the contemporary media economy, from disputes over downloading music from the Internet to negotiations over David Beckham's image rights. As Richard Haynes... (read more)

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Red, White, or Yellow?: The Media and the Military at War in Iraq
Red, White, or Yellow?: The Media and the Military at War in Iraq
by Charles Jones
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War has always attracted journalists, such as Ernest Hemingway in the Spanish Civil War or David Halberstam in Vietnam. And war reporting has often been controversial as well as influential, like William Randolph Hearst's yellow journalism in the Spanish-... (read more)

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