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The Resource When the press fails : political power and the news media from Iraq to Katrina, W. Lance Bennett, Regina G. Lawrence, and Steven Livingston

When the press fails : political power and the news media from Iraq to Katrina, W. Lance Bennett, Regina G. Lawrence, and Steven Livingston

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When the press fails : political power and the news media from Iraq to Katrina
Title
When the press fails
Title remainder
political power and the news media from Iraq to Katrina
Statement of responsibility
W. Lance Bennett, Regina G. Lawrence, and Steven Livingston
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A sobering look at the intimate relationship between political power and the news media is presented in this examination that is both an indictment of official spin and an urgent call to action to reduce reporters' dependence on power
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262354
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bennett, W. Lance
Dewey number
071/.30905
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4738
LC item number
.B37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1961-
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  • Lawrence, Regina G.
  • Livingston, Steven
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True
Series statement
Studies in communication, media, and public opinion
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  • Government and the press
  • Press and politics
  • Journalism
  • Journalistiek
  • Nieuwsvoorziening
  • Objectiviteit
  • Politieke invloed
  • Verenigde Staten
Target audience
adult
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political power and the news media from Iraq to Katrina
Label
When the press fails : political power and the news media from Iraq to Katrina, W. Lance Bennett, Regina G. Lawrence, and Steven Livingston
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Press politics in America : the case of the Iraq war -- The semi-independent press : a theory of news and democracy -- None dare call it torture : Abu Ghraib and the inner workings of press dependence -- The news reality filter : why it matters when the press fails -- Managing the news : spin, status, and intimidation in the Washington political culture -- Toward an independent press : a standard for public accountability
Control code
639860
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 263 pages
Isbn
9780226042848
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006034501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226042848
  • (OCoLC)74492048
Label
When the press fails : political power and the news media from Iraq to Katrina, W. Lance Bennett, Regina G. Lawrence, and Steven Livingston
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Press politics in America : the case of the Iraq war -- The semi-independent press : a theory of news and democracy -- None dare call it torture : Abu Ghraib and the inner workings of press dependence -- The news reality filter : why it matters when the press fails -- Managing the news : spin, status, and intimidation in the Washington political culture -- Toward an independent press : a standard for public accountability
Control code
639860
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 263 pages
Isbn
9780226042848
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006034501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226042848
  • (OCoLC)74492048

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