ERIC Number: EJ201012
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Nov
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News Distortion as a Function of Organizational Communication.
Arnston, Paul L.; Smith, Craig R.
Communication Monographs, v45 n4 p371-81 Nov 1978
An analysis of the operation of CBS News's political coverage of the 1976 campaign and election, from the perspective of organizational communication theory, explains much of the distortion of network television news. Aspects of the control system responsible for the distortion are revealed. (JMF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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