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Title Media power in politics / Doris A. Graber, editor
Imprint Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, 1984
book jacket
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  302.23 M4681 1984    AVAILABLE    30500100345217
 人文社會聯圖  HN90.M3 M43 1984    AVAILABLE    30650620010302
Descript xii, 348 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references
Section one. Mass media effects : from the past to the future -- The evolution of news content in the American press / Bernard Roshco -- The effectiveness of mass communication / Joseph T. Klapper -- The influence and effects of mass media / Denis McQuail -- Experimental demonstrations of the "not-so-minimal" consequences of television news programs / Shanto Iyengar, Mark D. Peters, Donald R. Kinder -- Section two. Shaping the political agenda -- The agenda-setting function of the press / Maxwell E. McCombs and Donald L. Shaw -- Newspapers / Walter Lippmann -- Accepting the system / David L. Paletz and Robert M. Entman -- Communication and community conflict / Philip J. Tichenor, George A. Donohue, Clarice N. Olien -- Business coverage in network newscasts / Joseph R. Dominick -- Media and business elites : two classes in conflict? / Stanley Rothman and S. Robert Lichter -- Charting the mainstream: television's contributions to political orientations / George Gerbner [and others] -- Can democracy survive television? / Jarol B. Manheim -- Section three. Influencing election outcomes -- Views of winners and losers / Thomas E. Patterson -- A man for all seasons : the mediated world of election campaigns / Dan Nimmio and James E. Combs -- Campaign organizations confront the media-political environment / F. Christopher Arterion -- On the bus / Timothy Crouse -- A participant-observer study of TV campaign coverage / David H. Ostroff -- Media power in presidential elections : an exploratory analysis, 1960-1980 / William C. Adams -- Section four. Affecting political actors and the balance of power -- President Reagan's news conference Jan. 14, 1983 -- The refracting lens / Michael Baruch Grossman and Martha Joynt Kumar -- The media and Watergate / Gladys Engel Lang and Kurt Lang -- Three faces of congressional media / Michael J. Robinson -- The press and the committee system / Mary Russell -- Prerequisites for access to the press / Edie Goldenberg -- Making protest movements newsworthy / Todd Gitlin -- Section five. Guiding public policies -- Television and the urban crisis / Robert Muccigrosso -- The press and NEPA : the case of the missing agenda / A. Clay Schoenfeld -- At Three Mile Island / Peter M. Sandman and Mary Paden -- Reporters and Congressmen : living in symbiosis / Susan Heilmann Miller -- Transnational terrorism and the Western elite press / Michael J. Kelly and Thomas H. Mitchell -- Televising the Vietnam War / David Halberstam -- Iran vs. U.S. TV news : the hostage story out of context / David Altheide -- Section six. Controlling media effects -- The politics of broadcast regulation / Erwin G. Krasnow, Lawrence D. Longley, Herbert A. Terry -- The Pentagon Papers case -- U.S. Supreme Court -- Crisis news management in the Kennedy years / William J. Small -- Journalist meets propagandist / Ben H. Bagdikian -- A growing controversy : the "free flow" of news among nations / John C. Merrill -- Genesis of the free flow of information principles / Herbert I. Schiller
A collection of 37 articles by authors from several social science backgrounds ... Includes essays on ... the history of mass media effects, the agenda-setting function of the press, business coverage in network newscasts, television campaign coverage, media power in presidential elections, and the flow of news among nations. The articles also explore the media's role in the Vietnam War, Watergate, and the Three Mile Island and Iranian hostage crises
Subject Mass media -- Political aspects -- United States
Mass media -- Social aspects -- United States
Alt Author Graber, Doris A. (Doris Appel), 1923-2018
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