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The Resource Dark days in the newsroom : McCarthyism aimed at the press, Edward Alwood

Dark days in the newsroom : McCarthyism aimed at the press, Edward Alwood

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Dark days in the newsroom : McCarthyism aimed at the press
Title
Dark days in the newsroom
Title remainder
McCarthyism aimed at the press
Statement of responsibility
Edward Alwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dark Days in the Newsroom traces how journalists became radicalized during the Depression era, only to become targets of Senator Joseph McCarthy and like-minded anti-Communist crusaders during the 1950s. Edward Alwood, a former news correspondent describes this remarkable story of conflict, principle, and personal sacrifice with noticeable élan. He shows how McCarthy's minions pried inside newsrooms thought to be sacrosanct under the First Amendment, and details how journalists mounted a heroic defense of freedom of the press while others secretly enlisted in the government's anti-commu
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alwood, Edward
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McCarthy, Joseph
  • McCarthy, Joseph
  • McCarthy, Joseph
  • Anti-communist movements
  • Journalists
  • Journalists
  • Press and politics
  • United States
  • United States
  • Anticommunisme
  • Journalistes
  • Journalistes
  • Presse et politique
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Anti-communist movements
  • Journalists
  • Journalists
  • Politics and government
  • Press and politics
  • Relations with journalists
  • United States
Label
Dark days in the newsroom : McCarthyism aimed at the press, Edward Alwood
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-194) 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
Awakening the newsroom -- The politics of anticommunism -- Prelude to an investigation -- Reds in the newsroom -- The specter of McCarthy -- Dark clouds over the newsroom -- The investigation -- Deeper trouble -- Journalists and the First Amendment -- Living with the legacy. -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn229432852
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781592133437
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt143h788
  • 100d4227-d517-4fdc-b779-244a0ae120f8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)229432852
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Dark days in the newsroom : McCarthyism aimed at the press, Edward Alwood
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-194) 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
Awakening the newsroom -- The politics of anticommunism -- Prelude to an investigation -- Reds in the newsroom -- The specter of McCarthy -- Dark clouds over the newsroom -- The investigation -- Deeper trouble -- Journalists and the First Amendment -- Living with the legacy. -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn229432852
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 201 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781592133437
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt143h788
  • 100d4227-d517-4fdc-b779-244a0ae120f8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)229432852
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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