ERIC Number: ED246453
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Journalism and Journalism Education: Abstracts of Doctoral Dissertations Published in "Dissertation Abstracts International," January through June 1984, (Vol. 44 Nos. 7 through 12).
ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.
This collection of abstracts is part of a continuing series providing information on recent doctoral dissertations. The 18 titles deal with the following topics: (1) the meaning of "Cold War" in two York, Pennsylvania, daily newspapers; (2) Tom Paine and the disclosure of secret French aid to the United States; (3) "Schenck V. United States"; (4) an editorial analysis of the evacuation and encampment of the Japanese Americans during World War II; (5) radical currents in twentieth-century American press criticism; (6) neighborhood newspapers, citizen groups, and knowledge gaps on public affairs issues; (7) the news content of the prestigious dailies of India; (8) college president-newspaper adviser relationships and their effects on freedom of college sponsored newspapers; (9) newspaper reporters' attitudes regarding confidence in public education; (10) newspaper coverage of Congress and its utilization by Congressmen; (11) Martin Luther King, Jr., and the news magazines; (12) mass media in revolutionary societies; (13) West African newspapers as mirrors of concern about education; (14) stress on government and Mexican newspapers' commentary on government officials; (15) the concept of freedom and the free press; (16) state intervention in press economics in advanced Western democratic nations; (17) fair use as a copyright doctrine; and (18) the Baltimore, Maryland, "Afro-American" from 1892 to 1950. (HOD)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Content Analysis, Copyrights, Court Litigation, Doctoral Dissertations, Editorials, Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Advisers, Foreign Countries, Freedom of Speech, Higher Education, Information Sources, Journalism, Journalism Education, Media Research, News Media, News Reporting, Newspapers, Periodicals, Politics, School Newspapers
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.