Politics on demand [electronic resource] :the effects of 24-hour news on American politics / Alison Dagnes.
By: Dagnes, Alison.Material type: BookSeries: New directions in media: Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2010Description: 1 online resource (xxix, 145 p.).ISBN: 9780313382796 (electronic bk.); 0313382794 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Press and politics -- United States | Journalism -- Political aspects -- United States | Mass media -- Political aspects -- United States | Digital media -- Political aspects -- United States | United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-2009 -- Press coverage | Mass media and public opinion -- United States | Political Science | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- NationalGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.DDC classification: 320.973 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction : how the media are failing American government -- The media : partisanship, media regulation, and audience reception -- Print media : newspapers, magazines, and book publishing -- Radio : talk, news, and music -- Television : niche programming on broadcast and cable -- The Internet : a series of tubes -- Conclusions.
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