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The Resource All the news that's fit to sell : how the market transforms information into news, James T. Hamilton

All the news that's fit to sell : how the market transforms information into news, James T. Hamilton

Label
All the news that's fit to sell : how the market transforms information into news
Title
All the news that's fit to sell
Title remainder
how the market transforms information into news
Statement of responsibility
James T. Hamilton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
That market forces drive the news is not news. Whether a story appears in print, on television, or on the Internet depends on who is interested, its value to advertisers, the costs of assembling the details, and competitors' products. But in All the News That's Fit to Sell, economist James Hamilton shows just how this happens. Furthermore, many complaints about journalism--media bias, soft news, and pundits as celebrities--arise from the impact of this economic logic on news judgments. This is the first book to develop an economic theory of news, analyze evidence across a wide
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, James
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Press
  • Press
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Press
  • Press
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • United States
Label
All the news that's fit to sell : how the market transforms information into news, James T. Hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • : A Market for Press Independence: The Evolution of Nonpartisan Newspapers in the Nineteenth Century
  • 3.
  • : News Audiences: How Strong Are the Public's Interests in the Public Interest
  • 4.
  • : Information Programs on Network Television
  • 5.
  • : What Is News on Local Television Stations and in Local Newspapers
  • All the News That's FIT TO SELL
  • Title
  • For Matthew WHO ALWAYS BRINGS GOOD NEWS
  • All the News That's FIT TO SELL
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • : Economic Theories of News
  • 2.
  • Notes
  • 6.
  • : The Changing Nature of the Network Evening News Programs
  • 7.
  • : News on the Net
  • 8.
  • : Journalists as Goods
  • 9.
  • : Content, Consequences, and Policy Choices
Control code
ocn769188190
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400841417
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt107wt
  • eae375da-23e3-4e94-a072-e29fad2e0764
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769188190
Label
All the news that's fit to sell : how the market transforms information into news, James T. Hamilton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • : A Market for Press Independence: The Evolution of Nonpartisan Newspapers in the Nineteenth Century
  • 3.
  • : News Audiences: How Strong Are the Public's Interests in the Public Interest
  • 4.
  • : Information Programs on Network Television
  • 5.
  • : What Is News on Local Television Stations and in Local Newspapers
  • All the News That's FIT TO SELL
  • Title
  • For Matthew WHO ALWAYS BRINGS GOOD NEWS
  • All the News That's FIT TO SELL
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • : Economic Theories of News
  • 2.
  • Notes
  • 6.
  • : The Changing Nature of the Network Evening News Programs
  • 7.
  • : News on the Net
  • 8.
  • : Journalists as Goods
  • 9.
  • : Content, Consequences, and Policy Choices
Control code
ocn769188190
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400841417
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt107wt
  • eae375da-23e3-4e94-a072-e29fad2e0764
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769188190

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