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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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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 302.23 GLA (Text) 39391006318776 Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Monrovia Branch 302.23 GLA (Text) 78551000289283 Non-Fiction Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 302.23 GLA (Text) 39206020489389 NonFiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette GN 302.23 GLA (Text) 31951003643290 Main Floor - Graphic Novels Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393077797 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0393077799 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: xxii, 170 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton, [2011]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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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