Politics and the press : the news media and their influences

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  • Creator edited by Pippa Norris
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Boulder, Colo. : L. Rienner Publishers, 1997.
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 335 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9781555876708, 1555876706, 9781555876814, 1555876811
  • OCLC ocm36364133


  • Includes bibliographical references and index.


  • Introduction: the rise of postmodern political communications? / Pippa Norris -- pt. 1. Gathering the news: Technology and the future of global television / Richard Parker. Marketing news / Alison Carper. Women of color as newspaper executives / Pearl Stewart. Hispanic voices: is the press listening? / Jorge Quiroga -- pt. 2. The media, public opinion, and elections: How voters construct images of political candidates / Montague Kern and Marion Just. The impact of presidential debates / Michael X. Delli Carpini, Scott Keeter, and Sharon Webb. Adwatch: covering campaign ads / Michael Milburn and Justin Brown -- pt. 3. The media and public policy: TV violence, children, and the press / Sissela Bok. News coverage of AIDS / Timothy Cook. Live from the battlefield / Barrie Dunsmore. News of the world / Pippa Norris. Beyond the "CNN effect": the media-foreign policy dynamic / Steven Livingston
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