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The Resource Media bias? : a comparative study of Time, Newsweek, the National review, and the progressive coverage of domestic social issues, 1975-2000, Tawnya J. Adkins Covert and Philo C. Wasburn

Media bias? : a comparative study of Time, Newsweek, the National review, and the progressive coverage of domestic social issues, 1975-2000, Tawnya J. Adkins Covert and Philo C. Wasburn

Label
Media bias? : a comparative study of Time, Newsweek, the National review, and the progressive coverage of domestic social issues, 1975-2000
Title
Media bias?
Title remainder
a comparative study of Time, Newsweek, the National review, and the progressive coverage of domestic social issues, 1975-2000
Statement of responsibility
Tawnya J. Adkins Covert and Philo C. Wasburn
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Working from the idea that some biased accounts of social issues can perform several positive functions for the maintenance and vitality of political democracy, Adkins Covert and Wasburn offer a new methodology for analyzing bias empirically, one that is capable of producing valid and reliable findings. --from publisher description
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adkins Covert, Tawnya J.
Dewey number
071.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.O242
LC item number
U623 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wasburn, Philo C
Series statement
Lexington studies in political communication
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Mass media
Label
Media bias? : a comparative study of Time, Newsweek, the National review, and the progressive coverage of domestic social issues, 1975-2000, Tawnya J. Adkins Covert and Philo C. Wasburn
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0821/2008026591.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-149) and index
Contents
  • The media bias debate
  • Mainstream and partisan newsmagazines
  • Measuring media bias
  • Comparing Time, Newsweek, the National Review, and The Progressive coverage of selected social issues, 1975-2000
  • The use of information sources in partisan publications
  • Assessing the role of historical context in media bias
  • Have our media been serving democracy in their coverage of domestic social issues?
Control code
ocn232536713
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 161 p.
Isbn
9780739121900
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008026591
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1315746
  • (OCoLC)232536713
Label
Media bias? : a comparative study of Time, Newsweek, the National review, and the progressive coverage of domestic social issues, 1975-2000, Tawnya J. Adkins Covert and Philo C. Wasburn
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0821/2008026591.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-149) and index
Contents
  • The media bias debate
  • Mainstream and partisan newsmagazines
  • Measuring media bias
  • Comparing Time, Newsweek, the National Review, and The Progressive coverage of selected social issues, 1975-2000
  • The use of information sources in partisan publications
  • Assessing the role of historical context in media bias
  • Have our media been serving democracy in their coverage of domestic social issues?
Control code
ocn232536713
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 161 p.
Isbn
9780739121900
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008026591
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1315746
  • (OCoLC)232536713

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