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Author Fones-Wolf, Elizabeth A., 1954-
Title Waves of opposition : labor and the struggle for democratic radio / Elizabeth Fones-Wolf
Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2006
book jacket
 Mo  384.5443 F673    AVAILABLE    30550100440138
 人文社會聯圖  HD6490.R352 U648 2006    AVAILABLE    30610020404240
Descript viii, 307 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Series The history of communication
The history of communication
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-300) and index
Putting class on the air : initial forays into labor and business broadcasting -- Labor radio : a catalyst for social change in Depression-era America -- Codes of silence : censoring labor on the airwaves -- "The air belongs to the people" : breaking the NAB code -- Protecting listeners' rights : radio reform, 1945-48 -- Competing voices : business and labor in local postwar broadcasting -- Union voices in a "wilderness of conservatism"
Subject Labor unions and radio -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Labor unions -- Public relations -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Mass media and business -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Radio broadcasting -- Political aspects -- United States -- 20th century
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