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Title Politics and the press : the news media and their influences / edited by Pippa Norris.
Imprint Boulder, Colo. : L. Rienner Publishers, 1997.

Subject Press and politics.
Press -- Influence.
Broadcast journalism.
Alt Name Norris, Pippa.
Description viii, 335 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the rise of postmodern political communications? / Pippa Norris -- pt. 1. Gathering the news: Technology and the future of global television / Richard Parker. Marketing news / Alison Carper. Women of color as newspaper executives / Pearl Stewart. Hispanic voices: is the press listening? / Jorge Quiroga -- pt. 2. The media, public opinion, and elections: How voters construct images of political candidates / Montague Kern and Marion Just. The impact of presidential debates / Michael X. Delli Carpini, Scott Keeter, and Sharon Webb. Adwatch: covering campaign ads / Michael Milburn and Justin Brown -- pt. 3. The media and public policy: TV violence, children, and the press / Sissela Bok. News coverage of AIDS / Timothy Cook. Live from the battlefield / Barrie Dunsmore. News of the world / Pippa Norris. Beyond the "CNN effect": the media-foreign policy dynamic / Steven Livingston.
ISBN 1555876706 (alk. paper)
1555876811 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 36364133
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Marvin Kalb 
 Introduction: The Rise of Postmodern Political Communications? / Pippa Norris1
1Technology and the Future of Global Television / Richard Parker21
2Marketing News / Alison Carper45
3Women of Color as Newspaper Executives / Pearl Stewart67
4Hispanic Voices: Is the Press Listening? / Jorge Quiroga91
5How Voters Construct Images of Political Candidates / Montague Kern, Marion Just121
6The Impact of Presidential Debates / Michael X. Delli Carpini, Scott Keeter, Sharon Webb145
7Adwatch: Covering Campaign Ads / Michael Milburn, Justin Brown165
8TV Violence, Children, and the Press / Sissela Bok185
9News Coverage of AIDS / Timothy Cook217
10Live from the Battlefield / Barrie Dunsmore237
11News of the World / Pippa Norris275
12Beyond the "CNN Effect": The Media-Foreign Policy Dynamic / Steven Livingston291
 The Contributors319
 About the Book335

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