Author Phillip O. Keirstead began writing about television news technology decades ago in an effort to help television news managers cope with technological change. In this text, he demonstrates the myriad ways in which today's journalism is tied to techno..
Recognizing that local news is the outlet through which most people get their news, Heider ventured into the local television newsrooms in two moderate-size, culturally diverse U.S. markets to observe the news process. In this report, he uses his insider's..
Use this collection of journalism case studies as ready-made curriculum to introduce students of journalism and mass communications to some of the most urgent issues facing the media industry. Each of the 10 cases reflects original research about real-life..
She pre-fers to stay in the newspaper “morgue” and do her job, and hopes the editors stay in the newsroom and do theirs.Then one Saturday she sees four elderly women get out of a taxicab at a garage sale. She figures that those women must hire the cabb..
From Woolley’s initiation at the El Paso Times to his smoking cigars with Andres Segovia and his pulling on the pant leg of Louie Armstrong to get an interview, this is the tale of the cantankerous, boozy, cynical, and somehow heroic characters who o..
Fully revised, the 2014 AP Stylebook features a new religion chapter with over 200 terms and updated science and medical terms. At more than 500 pages, the AP Stylebook is widely used as a writing and editing reference in newsrooms, classrooms and corporat..
Here is a thoroughly researched and provocative study of the two most influential figures in Western history.The book begins with a comprehensive biographical investigation of the early lives of the Meccan and the Nazarene, and a thoughtful assessment of t..
The stars are properly aligned for an attempt to resurrect a long-dead evil sorcerer. A little investigating leads Buffy and the gang to the necromancer who originally killed the sorcerer, an immortal Russian sorceress who happens to live in Sunnydale. Ori..