Illusive shadows: justice, media, and socially significant American trials

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Praeger, 2003 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 227 pages
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Shows how trials, as media events, have had long-reaching significance in American history.

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The Case of the Amistad Mutiny 18391840
The Case of the Sioux Uprisings 1862
The Case of Ed Johnson 1906

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LLOYD CHIASSON JR. is Professor, Department of Mass Communication, Nicholls State University. Among his earlier publications are The Press in Times of Crisis (Greenwood Press, 1995) and The Press on Trial (Greenwood Press, 1997).

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