The Whole World is Watching: Mass Media in the Making & Unmaking of the New Left

Front Cover
University of California Press, 1980 - College students - 327 pages
5 Reviews
New preface for this classic of media studies. One of the founders of SDS describes the response of the various news organizations and arrives at the way the New Left came to be characterized.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
2
4 stars
1
3 stars
1
2 stars
1
1 star
0

Review: The Whole World is Watching: Mass Media in the Making and Unmaking of the New Left with a New Preface

User Review  - Alex Waltz - Goodreads

Argument was that media helped shape the New Left movement, particularly the SDS. Written by Gatlin, who was a participant in the events. Read full review

Review: The Whole World is Watching: Mass Media in the Making and Unmaking of the New Left with a New Preface

User Review  - Caroline Anderson - Goodreads

Amen brother. Also totally depressing. Read full review

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1980)

Todd Gitlin is a professor of culture, journalism, and sociology at New York University. He lives in New York City.

Bibliographic information