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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Write a customer review. In Bagdikian testified on the effects of profit on news reporting before the House Energy Subcommittee on Communications and Technologyalong with economist John Kenneth Galbraith.

bne Media ownership and concentration matters – we ignore it at our own risk. The Media Monopoly by Ben H. LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices. Okene John rated it it was amazing Jun 26, Boediman rated it liked it Apr 28, Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews.


This page was last edited on 22 Decemberat Two chapters that stick out for me are one about This was one of those books that was suggested to me by a college professor regarding media consolidation and ownership. Thanks for telling us about the problem. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them. It is such a highly profitable avoidance of domestic taxes that it has motivated the major oil companies to emphasize Middle East oil despite its high price and unstable future.

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May 02, Tara rated it liked it. Bagdikian joined The H.bagdikian Post in and later served as its assistant managing editor and in its second ombudsman as a representative of the readers. America, We Need to Talk. John Schacht rated it liked it Jan 02, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ben H.

Although that wasn’t the leak that was published in the New York Times and caused the uproar and the widened credibility gap ,edia the federal government and the people concerning the Vietnam War. His book The Media Monopolywarning about the growing concentration of corporate ownership of news organizationswent through several editions and influenced, among others, Noam Chomsky.

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Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. Democracy’s strength is in its ability to adapt nonviolently to changing needs, and in the last quarter of a century the United States has developed a special need for openness to new ideas and diversity of information. The downside was his liberal slant where he holds this view at least in the book that if we just vote who we want into power and who we don’t want out of power, then things will be great and media will be saved.

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He was our great inspiration. McFaddenenforced a “passion for social justice that shaped his reporting. BagdikianDen Emeritus. Add both to Cart Add both to List. See all 14 reviews.

Liza rated it liked it Jun 22, When the first edition of The Media Monopoly was published incritics called Ben Bagdikian’s warnings about the chilling effects of corporate ownership and mass advertising on the nation’s news “alarmist.

Bagdikian and Journal editor and publisher Sevellon Brown won a Peabody Award in for their “most exacting, thorough and h.bagdikiaan check-up of broadcasts” of Walter WinchellDrew Pearsonand Fulton Lewisleading TV and radio commentators. Survival of the Richest.