ERIC Number: ED336788
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (74th, Boston, Massachusetts, August 7-10, 1991). Part III: Society and Mass Media.
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Society and Mass Media section of the proceedings contains the following 16 papers: "The Relationship of Mass Media and Interpersonal Channels to Societal and Personal Risk Judgments" (Cynthia-Lou Coleman); "Freedom of Expression: How Much Will the Public Tolerate?" (Daniel Riffe and Charles F. Aust); "Economic Recession and the News" (Robert L. Stevenson and others); "Sources, 'Quotas,' and Civil Rights: The Press and the Civil Rights Act of 1990" (Carol M. Liebler); "News Sources and News Context: The Effect of Routine News, Conflict, and Proximity" (Dan Berkowitz and Douglas W. Beach); "Audience Recall of News Stories Presented by Newspaper, Computer, Television and Radio" (Melvin DeFleur and others); "Mass Media Salary and Status Surveys Fail to Reflect Magazine Research through 1989" (Sammye Johnson); "The Third-Person Effect and Support for Restrictions on Pornography" (Albert C. Gunther); "All the News That's Fit to Sell: Selection Bias in Commercial News Organizations" (John McManus); "The Cracked Mirror: An Imperfect Case of Press Self-Examination" (Fiona A. E. McQuarrie); "The Media and Covenant House: Did the Dream End in a Nightmare?" (Phyllis Zagano); "To Tell the Truth: Codes of Objectivity in Photojournalism" (Dona Schwartz); "News Council Complainants: Who Are They and What Do They Want?" (Louise Williams Hermanson); "Allegations about Sexually Explicit Materials and Attitudes toward Controversial Media Contents" (David K. Perry and Joseph Plumley); "Gender-Based Differences in Attitudes towards Stories: An Examination of Maryland Editors" (Donna M. Bertazzoni); and "On Naming Rape Victims: How Editors Stand on the Issue" (Samuel P. Winch). (PRA)
Descriptors: Audience Response, Civil Liberties, Crisis Management, Ethics, Federal Regulation, Higher Education, Interpersonal Communication, Mass Media, Mass Media Role, Media Research, News Reporting, Periodicals, Photojournalism, Risk, Salary Wage Differentials, Social Attitudes, Social Influences
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication.