Reviving The Fourth Estate

Pub Date : 1998-11-16 | Author : Julianne Schultz | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521629705
ISBN 13 : 9780521629706

The news media is traditionally the watchdog of democracy. Today, it is also one of the most pervasive global industries. In this lively and accessible book, Schultz systematically..

The Fourth Estate

Pub Date : 2003-12-16 | Author : Shulamith Shahar | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134394203
ISBN 13 : 1134394209

Did women really constitute a `fourth estate' in medieval society and, if so, in what sense? In this wide-ranging study Shulamith Shahar considers this and the whole question of th..

Jailhouse Journalism

Pub Date : 2017-07-12 | Author : James McGrath Morris | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351511230
ISBN 13 : 1351511238

In the 1980s alone, some 100 periodicals were published by and for inmates of America's prisons. Unlike their peers who passed their sentences stamping out licence plates, these co..

Building The Fourth Estate

Pub Date : 2002-08-05 | Author : Chappell Lawson | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520936205
ISBN 13 : 9780520936201

Based on an in-depth examination of Mexico's print and broadcast media over the last twenty-five years, this book is the most richly detailed account available of the role of the m..