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Nightly News Nightmare Network Television's Coverage of U.S. Presidential Elections, 1988-2000

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ISBN-10: 0742519066

ISBN-13: 9780742519060

Edition: 2002

Authors: Stephen J. Farnsworth, S. Robert Lichter

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This title looks at campaign coverage over the past four US presidential elections and tracks its changing nature in terms of objectivity, negativity, quantity, and overall quality.
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Book details

List price: $30.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 8/27/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.814
Language: English

S. Robert Lichter is co-director of the nonpartisan Center for Media & Public Affairs (CMPA) & co-author of over 10 books, including "Peepshow". Lichter frequently appears on FOX News & Radio America. He lives in the Washington, DC, metro area.

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U.S. Presidential Elections and Television News: Studying Media Content
A Need-To-Know Basis?: Covering Issues of Substance and the Horse Race
Who Elected You?: Candidates versus Reporters
A Plague on All Your Houses: Negativity, Fairness, and Accuracy
"Nobody Does It Better"?: The Networks versus Other Campaign News Sources
Maybe Next Year?: The Future of Campaign Coverage
About the Authors