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The influencing machine : Brooke Gladstone on the media / illustrated by Josh Neufeld ; with additional penciling by Randy Jones and Susann Ferris-Jones.

Gladstone, Brooke. (Author). Neufeld, Josh. (Added Author). Jones, Randy, 1950- (Added Author). Jones, Susann. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 302.23 GLA (Text) 39206020489389 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393077797 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0393077799 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: xxii, 170 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton, c2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-170).
Formatted Contents Note:
In the beginning -- The American exception -- Existential angst -- Canis journalisticus -- Birds on a wire -- News you can't use -- The gre at refusal -- Bias -- War -- Objectivity -- Disclosure -- The matrix in me -- The influencing machines -- Um, panic? -- I, robot -- I media.
Summary, etc.:
The cohost of NPR's "On the Media" narrates, in cartoon form, two millennia of history of the influence of the media on the populace, from newspapers in Caesar's Rome to the penny press of the American Revolution to today.
Subject: Gladstone, Brooke > Comic books, strips, etc.
Journalism > Comic books, strips, etc.
Broadcast journalism > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic novels.

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