ERIC Number: EJ233957
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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Televising Presidential Conventions; 1952-1980.
Fant, Charles H.
Journal of Communication, v30 n4 p130-39 Fall 1980
Describes the relationship between television networks and the major political parties brought about by the broadcasting of the presidential conventions. Discusses the networks' role in convention scheduling and programing, as well as their ability to emphasize superficial emotion rather than political decisions. (JMF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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