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Published by Springer-Verlag in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Language and languages -- Political aspects.,
  • Journalism -- Political aspects -- United States.,
  • Journalism -- Objectivity -- United States.,
  • Reporters and reporting -- United States.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMichael L. Geis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP119.3 .G45 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 189 p. ;
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2735358M
ISBN 100387964657
LC Control Number86029726

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