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ISBN-13 9780205644889ISBN-10 0205644880
ISBN-10 0-205-48697-5ISBN-13 978-0-205-48697-7
Author(s): Jean Folkerts; Dwight L. Teeter,; Edward Caudill
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2009 Pages: 576

Voices of a Nation: A History of Mass Media in the United States presents a cultural interpretation of the history of both traditional and nontraditional media, emphasizing how minority and mainstream media together have impacted American history.Voices of a Nation  ties media history the bigger picture of American history and helps students understand the role of media in a democratic society at varied historical points. Organized chronologically, the text recognizes the significant “voices” of such non-traditional media as suffrage newspapers, ethnic newspapers, and cultural movement papers and magazines.