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Title Ruthless criticism : new perspectives in U.S. communication history / William S. Solomon, Robert W. McChesney, editors.

Imprint Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c1993.


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 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  302.23 R933    ---  Available
Description ix, 389 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The contours of media history / W. S. Solomon -- The public sphere and the cultural mediation of print / M. Warner -- A local history of the early U.S. press : Cincinnati, 1793-1848 / J. C. Nerone -- Nineteenth-century suffrage periodicals : conceptions of woman hood and the press / L. Steiner -- The rise of news as a commodity : business imperatives and the press in the nineteenth century / G. J. Baldasty -- Gender, the movement press, and the cultural politics of the Knights of Labor / H. Allen -- The working-class press at the turn of the century / J. Bekken -- The commercialization of the black press and the rise of race news in Chicago / A. Kreiling -- Heads of household and ladies of the house : gender, genre, and broadcase ratings, 1929-1990 / E. R. Meehan -- Conflict, not consensus : the debate over broadcast communication policy, 1930-1935 / R. W. McChesney -- Seducing the innocent : childhood and television in postwar America / L. Spigel.
(cont.) Ready, willing, able : network television news and the federal government, 1948-1953 / N. E. Bernhard -- U. S. mass communication research, counterinsurgency, and scientific "reality" / C. Simpson -- Will you love me tomorrow? Changing discourses about female sexuality in the mass media, 1960-1968 / J. Douglas.
Subject Communication -- History.
Mass media -- History.
Added Author Solomon, William Samuel.
McChesney, Robert Waterman, 1952-
ISBN 0816621705 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0816621691 (alk. paper)

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