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The Liberal Values That Shaped the News
by Matthew Pressman
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Publisher: Harvard University Press

Publication Date: November 05, 2018

ISBN: 9780674916166

Binding: Kobo eBook

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As Matthew Pressman’s timely history reveals, during the turbulent 1960s and 70s the core values that held the news industry together broke apart and the distinctive characteristics of contemporary American print journalism emerged. Simply reporting the facts was no longer enough as reporters recognized a need to interpret events for their readers.