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Freedom of Information Center, Columbia, MO. – 1975
This bibliography lists and annotates almost 400 information reports, opinion papers, and summary papers dealing with freedom of information. Topics covered include the nature of press freedom and increased press efforts toward more open access to information; the press situation in many foreign countries, including France, Sweden, Communist…
Descriptors: Advertising, Annotated Bibliographies, Censorship, Civil Liberties
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Lorimor, E. S. – Journal of Advertising, 1977
Considers the definitions and treatment of classified advertising and discusses its relationship to freedom of the press and its regulation by government and industry. (KS)
Descriptors: Advertising, Business Responsibility, Censorship, Freedom of Speech
Hachten, William A., Comp. – 1971
This bibliography lists and describes more than 500 works produced by American, European, and African scholars and writers, which concern African press, broadcasting, periodicals, film, and other facets of mass communication. Citations are organized under the following headings: "African Mass Communications in General,""African Politics, History,…
Descriptors: African Culture, Annotated Bibliographies, Bibliographies, Censorship
Glessing, Robert J.; White, William P. – 1973
This anthology for students of media consists of essays and articles grouped under four topics: media forms, media content, media environments, and "the last word." Media forms deals with the nature of these kinds of media: electronic, print, film, music, and comics, graffiti, and clothing. Media content contains articles on the news, advertising,…
Descriptors: Anthologies, Cable Television, Censorship, Commercial Television
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Kessler, Lauren – Journalism Quarterly, 1989
Examines the extent to which women's magazines with a strong interest in health covered various health hazards associated with smoking. Finds that six major women's magazines have virtually no coverage of smoking and cancer. Suggests that self-censorship may have helped determine editorial content more than pressure from tobacco companies. (RS)
Descriptors: Advertising, Cancer, Health Education, Periodicals
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. – 2001
The History section of the proceedings contains the following 15 selected papers: "Attacking the Messenger: The Cartoon Campaign against 'Harper's Weekly' in the Election of 1884" (Harlen Makemson); "Fact or Friction: The Research Battle behind Advertising's Creative Revolution, 1958-1972" (Patricia M. Kinneer); "Bee So…
Descriptors: Advertising, Censorship, Court Litigation, Higher Education
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Martin, Charles Vance – 1977
After a decade of debate, numerous Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rulings, and many court decisions, the application of the "fairness doctrine"--an act that mandates objectivity in the presentation of facts concerning controversial issues--remains unsettled. This report discusses issues involved in the application of the…
Descriptors: Advertising, Broadcast Industry, Censorship, Civil Rights
Oettinger, Lauren – 1995
The First Amendment rights provided to journalists--freedom of speech and of the press--are fundamental beliefs held by Americans. What students learn in the government class, however, may not be what they learn as editors-in-chief of student newspapers. U.S. schools are being charged with the censorship of student publications at an…
Descriptors: Censorship, College Administration, Court Litigation, Freedom of Speech
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Del Polito, Carolyn M. – Communication Education, 1980
Presents an annotated bibliography of 19 items from ERIC identifying troublesome paradoxes regarding the media and freedom of expression. Items are categorized by issues identified as relevant to radio and television, commercial advertising, and the press. (JMF)
Descriptors: Advertising, Censorship, Freedom of Speech, News Media
Middleton, Kent R. – 1977
Although extending constitutional protection to commercial expression might benefit the consumer, the First Amendment is the wrong instrument for carrying out what are basically economic policies. While in most First Amendment cases the nature of the content determines whether it is constitutionally protected, advertising is distinct in that it…
Descriptors: Advertising, Business Communication, Censorship, Civil Liberties
Student Press Law Center, Washington, DC. – 1994
Noting dramatic changes in First Amendment protections for high school students and new legal issues facing college newspaper editors, this book describes in detail the legal rights and responsibilities of both the high school and college press. While the book is extensively footnoted, it intentionally avoids "legal-ese" and "brings…
Descriptors: Advertising, Censorship, Copyrights, Freedom of Information
Hollihan, Thomas A. – 1982
The Committee on Public Information was created by President Woodrow Wilson in 1917 and charged with informing the public about the war in Europe. Under the leadership of newspaper publisher George Creel, the Committee undertook a vigorous campaign that included censorship of government press releases; the production of posters, films, and…
Descriptors: Censorship, Civil Liberties, Freedom of Speech, Government Role
Shipman, John M., Jr. – 1985
In 1981, the conservative Coalition for Better Television (CBTV) threatened an economic boycott against advertisers who marketed their wares on programs that the coalition felt had excessive sex and violence. Because television networks are dependent on advertising, the coalition believed economic pressure on advertisers would force a…
Descriptors: Advertising, Economic Factors, Mass Media Effects, Moral Values
Eveslage, Thomas – 1981
Prompted in part by recent survey results showing that Americans neither know nor care very much about the First Amendment to the Constitution nor the press's role in defending and exercising the rights it guarantees, a teaching unit was designed to increase students' understanding and appreciation of the First Amendment and its implied…
Descriptors: Censorship, Constitutional Law, Educational Research, Freedom of Speech
Lakas, Robert R.; Kavanaugh, John F. – 1971
An institute was offered at Rockhurst College to give high school and college educators an intense and extensive contact with cinema in all of its aspects--filmmaking, thematic analysis, use in curriculum, Hollywood production, direction, independent filmmakers, library usage, script-writing, booking, programming, and the actual viewing of short…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Film Production, Film Study, Films
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