MEDIA AND DEMOCRACY
Books and Articles by Civic Discourse Speakers
Gergen, David. Eyewitness to Power: The Essence of Leadership Nixon to Clinton. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000. JK516 .G493 2000.
Greenberg, Kenneth S., Ed. Nat Turner: A Slave Rebellion in History and Memory. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003. F232.S7 .N46 2003
Lapham, Lewis. Gag Rule: On the Suppression of Dissent and the Stifling of Democracy. New York: Penguin Press, 2004. JC599.U5 L33 2004
Lapham, Lewis. Lights, Camera, Democracy! Selected Essays. AtRandom, 2001.
Lapham, Lewis. Theater of War. New York: New Press; Distributed by W.W. Norton, 2002. E902 .L37 2002
McLuhan, Marshall and Lewis Lapham. Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man. MIT Press, 1994.
Murphy, Cullen. Are We Rome? The Fall of an Empire and the State of America. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 2007. E169.1 .M957 2007
“How the Media Sold Their Souls to Wall Street.” Silver, Josh. The Huffington Post. Oct. 1, 2008.
Books Related to the Film Screenings
World War II on the Air: Edward R. Murrow and the Broadcasts the Riveted a Nation. Bernstein, Mark and Alex Lubertozzi. Naperville, Ill.: Sourcebooks MediaFusion, 2003. PN4874.M89 B47 2003
The Making of Citizen Kane. Carringer, Robert. University of California Press, 1996.
Cold War, Cool Medium: Television, McCarthyism, and American Culture. Doherty, Thomas. New York: Columbia University Press, 2003. PN1992.6 .D64 2003
Raising Kane and Other Essays. Kael, Pauline. Boston: Little, Brown, 1971. + PN1997 .C5117
In Search of Light: The Broadcasts of Edward R. Murrow, 1938-1961. Murrow, Edward R. Edward Bliss Jr., Ed. New York: Knopf, 1967. + D422 .M8
My Battle of Algiers: A Memoir. New York: Morgan, Ted. Smithsonian Books/Collins, 2005. DT295.3.M678 A3 2005
Edward Murrow: An American Original. Persico, Joseph E. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1988. CT275.M871 P47
Murrow, his Life and Times. Sperber, Ann M. New York: Freundlich Books, 1986. CT275.M871 S64
This I Believe (Radio Program). Written for Edward R. Murrow. New York, Simon and Schuster, 1952-54. Cutter Classification 19 .9M96 .t
Media & Democracy in General
When the Press Fails: Political Power and the News Media From Iraq to Katrina. Bennett, W. Lance, Regina G. Lawrence, and Steven Livingston. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. PN4738 .B37 2007
Breaking the News: How the Media Undermine American Democracy. Fallows, James M. New York: Pantheon Books, 1996. PN4888.O25 F35 1996
The Kingmakers: How the Media Threatens Our Security and Our Democracy. Gravel, Mike and David Eisenbach. Beverly Hills , CA: Phoenix Books, 2008. P95.82.U6 G72 2008
Rich Media, Poor Democracy: Communication Politics in Dubious Times. McChesney, Robert. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1999. P95.82.U6 M38 1999
The Creation of the Media: Political Origins of Modern Communications. Starr, Paul. New York: Basic Books, 2004. P92. U5 S646 2004
Articles on Jstor
News in My Backyard: Media and Democracy in an “All American” City Tawnya Adkins-Covert, Denise P. Ferguson, Selene Phillips, Philo C. Wasburn The Sociological Quarterly , Vol. 41, No. 2 (Spring, 2000), pp. 227-244 Published by: Blackwell Publishing on behalf of the Midwest Sociological Society Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/4121022
The Divided Electorate: Media Use and Political Involvement Kees Aarts, Holli A. Semetko The Journal of Politics , Vol. 65, No. 3 (Aug., 2003), pp. 759-784 Published by: Cambridge University Press on behalf of the Southern Political Science Association Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3449494
News Frames, Political Cynicism, and Media Cynicism Joseph N. Cappella, Kathleen Hall Jamieson Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science , Vol. 546, The Media and Politics (Jul., 1996), pp. 71-84 Published by: Sage Publications, Inc. in association with the American Academy of Political and Social Science Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1048171
Rights and Morals, Issues, and Candidate Integrity: Insights into the Role of the News Media David Domke, Dhavan V. Shah, Daniel B. Wackman Political Psychology , Vol. 21, No. 4 (Dec., 2000), pp. 641-665 Published by: International Society of Political Psychology Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3792025
The Evolving Watchdog: The Media’s Role in Government Ethics Warren Francke Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science , Vol. 537, Ethics in American Public Service (Jan., 1995), pp. 109-121 Published by: Sage Publications, Inc. in association with the American Academy of Political and Social Science Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1047758
Citizens, Knowledge, and the Information Environment Jennifer Jerit, Jason Barabas, Toby Bolsen American Journal of Political Science , Vol. 50, No. 2 (Apr., 2006), pp. 266-282 Published by: Midwest Political Science Association Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3694272
Convergence: News Production in a Digital Age Eric Klinenberg Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science , Vol. 597, Cultural Production in a Digital Age (Jan., 2005), pp. 48-64 Published by: Sage Publications, Inc. in association with the American Academy of Political and Social Science Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25046061
Mass Media Effects: Mobilization or Media Malaise?Kenneth Newton British Journal of Political Science , Vol. 29, No. 4 (Oct., 1999), pp. 577-599 Published by: Cambridge University Press Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/194239