Examines the role of the press in a democracy, investigating alternative models used throughout world history to understand how the American press has evolved. This work also examines the history, identity, roles, and future of the American press, with an emphasis on topics of concern to both practitioners and consumers of American media.First, it is important to recognize that there are multiple types of American journalism, with multiple purposes, diverse ... In this section, the essays by Robert Entman, Pamela Newkirk, and Barbie Zelizer warn us away from this tendency.
|Title||:||The Institutions of American Democracy|
|Author||:||Geneva Overholser, Kathleen Hall Jamieson|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press on Demand - 2005-05-26|