Censored 1996

Author: Carl Jensen
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
ISBN: 1888363010
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

From the Occupational Safety Agency's deadly secrets to toxic incinerations, from the return of tuberculosis to the masking of spousal abuse, this important book covers all the news that's fit to print--but which was censored or underreported by major media. Illustrations.

Censored 2016

Author: Mickey Huff
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
ISBN: 9781609806460
Release Date: 2015-11-03
Genre: Political Science

The annual yearbook from Project Censored features the year's most underreported news stories, striving to unmask censorship, self-censorship, and propaganda in corporate-controlled media outlets. Censored 2016 features the top-25 most underreported stories, as voted by scholars, journalists, and activists across the country and around the world, as well as chapters exploring timely issues from the previous year with more in-depth analysis.

Uncertain Guardians

Author: Bartholomew H. Sparrow
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801860369
Release Date: 1999-03-09
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The news media are often seen as a fourth branch of government, serving as a check on the other three. This text argues that this is a mistaken notion: the media's decisions affect the government's policy making, as well as the processes and outcomes of the political system.

Books in Print

ISBN: UOM:39015049090585
Release Date: 2001
Genre: American literature

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Keyguide to information sources in media ethics

Author: Barrie I. MacDonald
Publisher: Burns & Oates
ISBN: 0720121280
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Business & Economics

This guide to information sources in media ethics is divided into three parts. Part I is an overview of the literature, covering the mass media in general, telecommunications, broadcasting in all its forms, cinema and video, the press, advertising, publishing, and ethical issues of the media, such as government policy and influence, legislation, codes of practice, censorship, representation and reportage issues, etc. Part II is an annotated bibliography; and Part III is an international directory of organizations related to the subject. A detailed index completes the work.

News Incorporated

Author: Elliot D. Cohen
Publisher: Pyr Books
ISBN: UCSC:32106017647774
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Political Science

Examines how the media's portrayal of world events can be influenced by government, corporate, and religious pressures.

What Liberal Media

Author: Eric Alterman
Publisher: Basic Books (AZ)
ISBN: UOM:39015056164687
Release Date: 2003-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Refuting the claim that mainstream media has a liberal slant, the author exposes the fallacy of a left-wing conspiracy, arguing that it is corporate news structure that determines what the public sees and hears in broadcast or print media.