ERIC Number: ED367977
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the American Journalism Historians' Association Conference (Salt Lake City, Utah, October 5-7, 1993). Part III: Mass Media Studies.
American Journalism Historians' Association.
The Mass Media section of the proceedings of this conference of journalism historians contains the following 10 papers: "Broadcast News, Cable TV and the Telcos: A Historical Examination of the Rhetorical Forces Affecting the Electronic Distribution of Information to the American Television Public" (John E. Craft and Frances R. Matera); "WAKR Radio: A History" (David Ritchey and Thomas Miles); "The Missouri State Council of Defense: Boosting Morale and Voluntary Action during World War II" (Caryl A. Cooper); "Censoring Comics: The Implementation and Enforcement of the 1954 Comics Code" (Amy Kiste Nyberg); "The Media Pool System--A Legal and Policy History" (David B. White); "'One' Magazine: Gay America's First Journalistic Voice" (Rodger Streitmatter); "When Surveys Failed: What Can Be Learned from the 1936 'Literary Digest' and 1948 Truman versus Dewey Election Polling Fiascos" (Maury M. Breecher); "Toward a Theory of Constructivism, Based upon the Lives of Two Women Photographers" (Kathryn S. Egan); "Defining the Modern Indian: Lee Harkins and 'The American Indian'" (John M. Coward); and "Pagans or Paragons? Imagery and Ideology in the Portrayals of Native Americans in the Prestige Press" (Mary Ann Weston). (RS)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Journalism Historians' Association.
Identifiers: Gulf War; Historical Background; Media History; Missouri