ERIC Number: EJ190217
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Riot News: The Press, the Spread of Opinion, Demogeographic Self-Interest.
Rosenthal, Marilyn M.
Communication Research--An International Quarterly, v5 n2 p176-201 Apr 1978, Apr78
Discusses findings of an analysis of newspaper reporting of riots in Detroit from July 1967 to August 1968. Points out the correlation between the demographic characteristics of a community, its geographic proximity to a large Black population, and the manner in which riot-related news was presented in suburban newspapers. (JMF)
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Identifiers - Location: Michigan (Detroit)