The Resource Getting it wrong : ten of the greatest misreported stories in American journalism, W. Joseph Campbell

Getting it wrong : ten of the greatest misreported stories in American journalism, W. Joseph Campbell

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Getting it wrong : ten of the greatest misreported stories in American journalism
Title
Getting it wrong
Title remainder
ten of the greatest misreported stories in American journalism
Statement of responsibility
W. Joseph Campbell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Campbell, W. Joseph
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4756
LC item number
.C36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalistic ethics
  • Journalism
  • Press and politics
  • Sensationalism in journalism
  • Journalism
Label
Getting it wrong : ten of the greatest misreported stories in American journalism, W. Joseph Campbell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"I'll furnish the war": the making of a media myth -- Fright beyond measure? the myth of The war of the worlds -- Murrow vs. McCarthy: timing makes the myth -- The Bay of Pigs-New York Times suppression myth -- Debunking the "Cronkite moment" -- The nuanced myth: bra burning at Atlantic City -- It's all about the media: Watergate's heroic-journalist myth -- The "fantasy panic": the news media and the crack-baby myth -- "She was fighting to the death": mythmaking in Iraq -- Hurricane Katrina and the myth of superlative reporting -- Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780520262096
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20090477 05
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)449860525
  • (OCoLC)449860525
Label
Getting it wrong : ten of the greatest misreported stories in American journalism, W. Joseph Campbell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"I'll furnish the war": the making of a media myth -- Fright beyond measure? the myth of The war of the worlds -- Murrow vs. McCarthy: timing makes the myth -- The Bay of Pigs-New York Times suppression myth -- Debunking the "Cronkite moment" -- The nuanced myth: bra burning at Atlantic City -- It's all about the media: Watergate's heroic-journalist myth -- The "fantasy panic": the news media and the crack-baby myth -- "She was fighting to the death": mythmaking in Iraq -- Hurricane Katrina and the myth of superlative reporting -- Conclusion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780520262096
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20090477 05
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)449860525
  • (OCoLC)449860525

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