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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 470 citing MAKING NEWS: A STUDY IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF REALITY.

Deciding What's News: A Study of CBS Evening News, NBC Nightly News ...

Herbert J. Gans - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1979 - 393 pages
"Herbert J. Gans is the Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology at Columbia University." --Book Jacket.
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Information and Organizations

Arthur L. Stinchcombe - Business & Economics - 1990 - 404 pages
An ambitious new work by a well-respected sociologist, "Information and Organizations" provides a bold perspective of the dynamics of organizations. Stinchcombe contends that ...
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Media Advocacy and Public Health: Power for Prevention

Lawrence Wallack - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1993 - 226 pages
Using the media to promote public health is an innovative and valuable approach. Media Advocacy and Public Health develops the concept of media advocacy as a central strategy ...
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The Politics of Injustice: Crime and Punishment in America

Katherine Beckett, Theodore Sasson - Political Science - 2000 - 263 pages
Examining the role of crime in American politics and culture, The Politics of Injustice, Second Edition provides a better understanding of the nature of crime and punishment in ...
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Claims to Fame: Celebrity in Contemporary America

Joshua Gamson - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 270 pages
Moving from "People" magazine to publicists' offices to tours of stars' homes, Joshua Gamson investigates the larger-than-life terrain of American celebrity culture. In the ...
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Race, myth and the news

Christopher P. Campbell - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1995 - 173 pages
"Campbell's book makes for good reasoning.... One ends the book a better informed person."
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Digitizing the News: Innovation in Online Newspapers

Pablo J. Boczkowski - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2005 - 243 pages
A study of the development of nonprint publishing by American daily newspapers: how new media emerge by combining existing media structures and practices with new technical ...
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On Media Violence

W. James Potter - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 304 pages
This definitive examination of this important social topic asks questions such as: How much media violence is there? What are the meanings conveyed in the way violence is ...
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Custodians of Conscience: Investigative Journalism and Public Virtue

James S. Ettema, Theodore Lewis Glasser - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1998 - 233 pages
Through in-depth interviews with award-winning investigative reporters and detailed analyses of the stories that brought them professional acclaim, the authors explain how ...
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