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ERIC Number: EJ590958
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1077-6990
Medicine, Media, and Celebrities: News Coverage of Breast Cancer, 1960-1995.
Corbett, Julia B.; Mori, Motomi
Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, v76 n2 p229-49 Sum 1999
Contributes to scholarship on the role of mass media in breast cancer coverage. Finds extremely high, significant correlations between numbers of medical-journal articles and newspaper, magazine, and TV coverage; a two-way concurrent relationship between breast cancer funding and media coverage, and between breast cancer incidence and TV coverage; and prominent women acknowledging their breast cancer significantly affected media coverage. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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