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Title Journalism, 1908 : birth of a profession / edited by Betty Houchin Winfield.
Published Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2008.
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 Floor4  PN4867 .J67 2008    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 356 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1908: a very political year for the press / Betty Houchin Winfield -- From whiskey ads to the Reverend Jellyfish: media law in 1908 / Sandra Davidson -- Community journalism: a continuous objective / William Howard Taft -- Press clubs champion journalism education / Stephen Banning -- Philosophy at work: ideas made a difference / Hans Ibold, Lee Wilkins -- Power, irony, and contradictions: education and the news business / Fred Blevens -- The age of "glory and risk": the advertising industry finds its worth / Caryl Cooper -- Work in progress: labor and the press in 1908 / Bonnie Brennen -- Good women and bad girls: women and journalism in 1908 / Maurine H. Beasley -- Sports journalism and the new American character of energy and leisure / Tracy Everbach -- Enter, stage right: critics flex their muscles in the heyday of live performances / Scott Fosdick -- 1908: the beginnings of globalization in journalism education / John C. Merrill, Hans Ibold -- The look of 1908: newspaper design's status at a turning point in journalism education / Lora England Wegman -- Reform, consume: social tumult on the pages of progressive era magazines / Janice Hume -- Foreign voices yearning to breathe free: the early twentieth-century immigrant press in the United States / Berkley Hudson -- Forced to the margins: the early twentieth-century African American press / Earnest Perry, Aimee Edmondson.
Summary "A team of media scholars with personal ties to the University of Missouri's School of Journalism explore the state of news organizations in 1908, the year in which the first university-based school of journalism was founded, and illustrate the profound impact journalism education has had on the news media"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Journalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Journalism -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Related Names Winfield, Betty Houchin, 1939-
ISBN 9780826218117 (cloth : alk. paper)
0826218113 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780826218131 (pbk. : alk. paper)
082621813X (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 222250551