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Doing News Framing Analysis by Paul D'angelo (2009, Paperback) Newsonomics: Twelve New Trends That Will Shape the News You Get

January 2010
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October 2008

The Man Who Owns the News
Inside the Secret World of Rupert Murdoch
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Free download
Exploring Journalism and the Media (with CD-ROM)  Developing Scientific Literacy Using News Media in the Classroom:  Ruth JarmanDeveloping Scientific Literacy: Using News Media In The Classroom
Open Un
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Consider the Source

A Critical Guide to the 100 Most Prominent News and Information Sites on the Web

The Death of Media : And the Fight to Save Democracy (Melville Manifestos)
And the Fight to Save

by Danny Schechter
ISBN: 0-9766583-6-4

It’s Not News, It’s Fark
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Publisher; May 2007
News, Improved: How America's Newsrooms Are Learning to Change
News Improved
How America’s Newsrooms Are Learning to Change


The Best Political Cartoons
of the Year

Bad News : The Decline of Reporting,
the Business of News,
and the Danger
to Us All

Regan Books
ISBN: 0060797460

The Best Political Cartoons of
the Year, 2006 Edition!
FAIR store
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Interview with Jeff Cohen

Trends in Newsrooms 2006

Outrage, Passion, Uncommon Sense- How Editorial Writers Have Taken On The Great American Issues of the Past 100 Years
National Geogra
Using Newspapers In The Classroom
Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521645263
Hard News: The Scandals at the
New York Times and Their Meaning
for American Media

Random House
ISBN: 1400062446

News Flash: Journalism, Infotainment and the Bottom-Line Business of Broadcast News

Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
ISBN: 0787972851

Tuned Out:
Why Americans Under 40 Don’t Follow the News
Oxford Univ.Press
ISBN: 0195161408
Our Unfree Press: 100 Years of Radical Media Criticism
Our Unfree Press: 100 Years of
Radical Media CriticismRobert McChesney
Ben Scott

Breach of Faith:

A Crisis of Coverage in the
Age of Corporate Newspapering

Gene Roberts,
Thomas Kunkel
University of Arkansas Press;
ISBN: 1557287287
November 2002

Edward R. Murrow And the Birth of Broadcast Journalism, by Bob Edwards
ISBN: 0471477532
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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Publisher: Basic Books;
(February 4, 2003)

ISBN: 0465001769
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Reporting America
At War
(PBS series companion)
Publisher: Hyperion
ISBN: 140130072
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The News About The News:
American Journalism In PerilRead Chapter One   Excerpt: Anchors See Diminished Role

Scholastic journalism catalogs:  Journalism Education Assn; The Writing Company

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