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Author Bennett, W. Lance.

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

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    071.3 BEN    Available
Description xiii, 263 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Studies in communication, media, and public opinion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-249) and index.
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
Subject Government and the press -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Press and politics -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Journalism -- Objectivity -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Added Author Lawrence, Regina G., 1961-
Livingston, Steven (Writer on public affairs)
ISBN 9780226042848 (hardcover : alk. paper) : $22.50
0226042847 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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