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The Resource NPR : the trials and triumphs of National Public Radio, Michael P. McCauley

NPR : the trials and triumphs of National Public Radio, Michael P. McCauley

Label
NPR : the trials and triumphs of National Public Radio
Title
NPR
Title remainder
the trials and triumphs of National Public Radio
Statement of responsibility
Michael P. McCauley
Title variation
  • National Public Radio
  • Trials and triumphs of National Public Radio
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The people who shaped America's public broadcasting system thought it should be ""a civilized voice in a civilized community""?a clear alternative to commercial broadcasting. This book tells the story of how NPR has tried to embody this idea. Michael P. McCauley describes NPR's evolution from virtual obscurity in the early 1970s, when it was riddled with difficulties?political battles, unseasoned leadership, funding problems?to a first-rate broadcast organization. The book draws on a wealth of primary evidence, including fifty-seven interviews with people who have been central to t
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCauley, Michael P.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Public Radio (U.S.)
  • National Public Radio (U.S.)
  • Public radio
  • Radio broadcasters
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Public radio
  • Radio broadcasters
  • United States
  • Genres, other
  • Handel, Kommunikation, Verkehr
  • Public radio
  • Radio broadcasters
  • various
Label
NPR : the trials and triumphs of National Public Radio, Michael P. McCauley
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-175) 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
Ackowledgements; 1: A Lyceum of the Airwaves; 2: The Very First Brush Strokes; 3: The Price of Fame; 4: Phoenix Rising; IMAGES; 5: A Civilized Voice in a New Media Environment; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm62149446
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231121606
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/mcca12160
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgrtp0
  • 9a582821-4939-4500-a8e3-6a03cb5efdc7
Publisher number
EB00639453
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62149446
Label
NPR : the trials and triumphs of National Public Radio, Michael P. McCauley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-175) 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
Ackowledgements; 1: A Lyceum of the Airwaves; 2: The Very First Brush Strokes; 3: The Price of Fame; 4: Phoenix Rising; IMAGES; 5: A Civilized Voice in a New Media Environment; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm62149446
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231121606
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/mcca12160
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgrtp0
  • 9a582821-4939-4500-a8e3-6a03cb5efdc7
Publisher number
EB00639453
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62149446

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