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Author Gladstone, Brooke.

Title The influencing machine : Brooke Gladstone on the media / illustrated by Josh Neufeld ; with additional penciling by Randy Jones and Susann Ferris-Jones.

Publication Info. New York : W.W. Norton, [2011]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Graphic Novels - DKLY-12  GN 302.33 GLA    AVAILABLE
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  PN 4731 .G53 2011    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Graphic Novel - NLBB-1  GN 302.23 GLA    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  302.23 GLA    AVAILABLE
 Sandwich PLD Adult Non-Fiction - SABB-4  302.23 GLA    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description xxii, 170 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-170).
Contents In the beginning -- The American exception -- Existential angst -- Canis journalisticus -- Birds on a wire -- News you can't use -- The great refusal -- Bias -- War -- Objectivity -- Disclosure -- The matrix in me -- The influencing machines -- Um, panic? -- I, robot -- I media.
Summary The cohost of NPR's "On the Media" narrates, in cartoon form, two millennia of history of the influence of the media on the populace, from newspapers in Caesar's Rome to the penny press of the American Revolution to today.
Subject Gladstone, Brooke -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Journalism -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Broadcast journalism -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Graphic novels.
Added Author Neufeld, Josh.
Jones, Randy, 1950-
Jones, Susann.
ISBN 9780393077797 hardback
0393077799 hardback

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