ISBN : 9780198820659
This book charts the rise and fall of the newspaper as the primary medium for the conveyance of news. Chapters, from the foremost scholars in the field, offer an explicitly comparative analysis of the two of the most influential media markets in the modern world - Great Britain and the United States between 1688 and 1995.
Richard R. John and Jonathan Silberstein-Loeb: Introduction: 'Making News'
1 Will Slauter: The Rise of the Newspaper
2 Joseph M. Adelman and Victoria E. M. Gardner: News in the Age of Revolution
3 David Paul Nord: The Urban Newspaper and the Victorian City
4 James R. Brennan: International News in the Age of Empire
5 Michael Stamm: Broadcast Journalism in the Interwar Period
6 James L. Baughman: Journalism since 1945
7 Heidi J. S. Tworek: Protecting News Before the Internet
8 Robert G. Picard: Protecting News Today