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The Political Economy of the Mass Media
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Original Publish Date: Apr 18, 2017
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (15.40 hours)
Product Number: Z100122211
Released: Apr 18, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781541421875
Narrator/s: John Pruden
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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In this pathbreaking work, now with a new introduction, Edward S. Herman and Noam Chomsky show that, contrary to the usual image of the news media as cantankerous, obstinate, and ubiquitous in their search for truth and defense of justice, in their actual practice they defend the economic, social, and political agendas of the privileged groups that dominate domestic society, the state, and the global order. Based on a series of case studies-including the media's dichotomous treatment of "worthy" versus "unworthy" victims, "legitimizing" and "meaningless" Third World elections, and devastating critiques of media coverage of the U.S. wars against Indochina-Herman and Chomsky draw on decades of criticism and research to propose a Propaganda Model to explain the media's behavior and performance. Their new introduction updates the Propaganda Model and the earlier case studies, and it discusses several other applications.

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Narrator(s): John Pruden
Product Number DD31362
Released: Apr 18, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781541401877
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Product Number EB00162966
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: #9780307801623

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