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This instructive and entertaining social history of American newspapers shows that the very idea of impartial, objective "news" was the social product of the democratization of political, economic, and social life in the nineteenth century. Professor Schudson analyzes the shifts in reportorial style over the years and explains why the belief among journalists and readers alike that newspapers must be objective still lives on.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780465016662
ISBN-10: 0465016669
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 127mm x 13mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 23-Jan-1981
Country of Publication: United States

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