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Title:
Mass media
Author:
Espejo, Roman, 1977-
Publication Information:
Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
250 pages ; 24 cm.
Summary:
A compendium of viewpoints--both pro and con--on several issues relating to the role and regulation of media in American society.
Language:
English
Contents:
Liberal media bias is a serious problem / Conservative media bias is a serious problem / Racism and ethnic bias in the media is a serious problem / Racism and bias against ethnic groups in the media is not a problem / Broadcasters should be required to air a variety of opposing views / Broadcasters should not be required to air a variety of opposing views / Media monopolies are a serious problem / Media monopolies are a myth / Newspaper-broadcast cross-ownership ban should be preserved / Newspaper-broadcast cross-ownership ban should be lifted / Media violence may cause youth violence / Media violence does not cause youth violence / Alcohol advertising encourages teens to consume alcohol / Alcohol advertising does not encourage teens to consume alcohol / Internet will make newspapers obsolete / Internet will not make newspapers obsolete / Blogs are an innovative part of journalism / Blogs are not journalism / Internet journalism will transform the media / Internet journalism will not transform the media
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ISBN:
9780737745313

9780737745306
Format :
Book