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Subject Headings

Try entering a KEYWORD in the adjacent search window to find books:

mass media
public speaking
radio broadcasting
television broadcasting




Browsing the Stacks

The majority of journalism and communication books are located in these call number ranges:

PN 1990-1992.92 (broadcasting)

PN 4121 (public speaking)

PN 4699-5650 (journalism)

HE 7601-8700.9 (telecommunications industry)


Print Books to Get You Started

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Convergent Journalism - Stephen Quinn
Call Number: PN 4731 Q56 2005
ISBN: 0820474525
Publication Date: 2005
This book explains the phenomenon of media convergence, defines what has been until recently a confusing topic, describes the main business models, provides case studies of successful convergent newsrooms around the world, and explains how to introduce convergence into the newsroom.

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Networked - Adrienne Russell
Call Number: PN 4784 O62 R87 2011
ISBN: 0745649513
Publication Date: 2011
The contemporary death and life of journalism is the story of an historic cultural transition. We have lived through the end of the mass-media era and the beginning of the networked-media era. This book examines this moment in journalism, the conditions that brought it about and the characteristics that have shaped it and will shape its future.

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Reinventing Professionalism - Silvio Waisbord
Call Number: PN 4731 W35 2013
ISBN: 0745651925
Publication Date: 2013
Critically examines the meanings, expectations, and critiques of professional journalism in a global context.

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Al Jazeera English - Philip Seib (Editor)
Call Number: PN 1992.92 A393 A43 2012
ISBN: 0230340202
Publication Date: 2012
This is the first book to thoroughly examine Al Jazeera English and its coverage methods, its effects on its audience, and its place in the world of mediated geopolitics.

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The Democratic Value of News - Stephen Cushion
Call Number: HE 8689.7 P82 C87 2012
ISBN: 0230271537
Publication Date: 2012
This book compares the democratic value of news produced by public and market-driven media, asking whether citizens should continue to subsidize public service media in an already crowded commercial landscape of news.


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