Journalism and Politics
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Harris, Douglas B. “The Public Speakership: Media and Party Leadership in the House of Representatives, 1950-1996.” Phd dissertation, Johns Hopkins University, 1998.
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Hoyt, Ken, and Frances Spatz Leighton. Drunk Before Noon: The Behind-the-Scenes Story of the Washington Press Corps. New York: Prentice-Hall, 1979.
Inglis, Fred. People’s Witness: The Journalist in Modern Politics. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2002.
Jamieson, Kathleen Hall, and Paul Wadman. The Press Effect: Politicians, Journalists, and the Stories that Shape the Political World. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003.
Kaplan, Richard L. Politics and the American Press: The Rise of Objectivity, 1865–1920. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Karabell, Zachary. The Rise and Fall of Televised Political Conventions. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1998.
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Kiplinger, W.M. Washington is Like That. New York: Harper and Bros., 1942. (newsletter publisher)
Kreger, Donald S. “Press Opinion in the Eagleton Affair.” Journalism Monographs 35 (August 1974).
Leonard, Thomas C. The Power of the Press: The Birth of America Political Reporting. New York: Oxford University Press, 1987.
McCamy, James L. Governmental Publicity. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1939.
Marbut, Frederick B. “The United States Senate and the Press, 1838-41.” Journalism Quarterly 28 (1951): 342-50.
Marbut, F. B. News From the Capital: The Story of Washington Reporting. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1971.
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Pasley, Jeff. The Tyranny of Printers: Newspaper Politics in the Early American Republic. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 2001.
Peters, Charles. “Why the White House Press Didn’t Get the Watergate Story.” Washington Monthly (July/August 1973).
Phillips, Cabel, ed. Dateline Washington. New York: Doubleday, 1949.
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Rivers, William L. The Adversaries: Politics and the Press. Boston: Beacon, 1970.
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Rosten, Leo. The Washington Correspondents. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1937.
Rowse, Arthur E. Slanted News: A Case Study of the Nixon and Stevenson Fund Stories. Boston: Beacon Press, 1957.
Serfaty, Simon, ed. The Media and Foreign Policy. New York: St. Martin’s, 1991.
Sheppard, Simon. “American Media, American Bias: The Partisan Press from Broadsheet to Blog.” PhD dissertation, Johns Hopkins University, 2008.
Sieb, Philip. Headline Diplomacy: How News Coverage Affects Foreign Policy. Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 1997.
Slaybaugh, Douglas. “Adlai Stevenson, Television, and the Presidential Campaign of 1956.” Illinois Historical Journal 89:1 (Spring 1996): 2-16.
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Tankard, James W., Jr. “Samuel L. Morison and the Government Crackdown on the Leaking of Classified Information.” Journalism History 24:1 (Winter 1998): 17-25.
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Waltzer, Herbert. “In the Magic Lantern: Television Coverage of the 1964 National Convention.” Public Opinion Quarterly 30:1 (Spring 1966): 33-53.
Willis, Jim. The Shadow World: Life Between the News Media and Reality. New York: Praeger, 1991.