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"All the News You Never Get": A Bibliography

The following bibliography was compiled by LaJuan Pringle for the IRTF program "All the News You Never Get: Breaking the International News Blockade," held on June 26, 2006 in New Orleans.

Bibliography of sources for “All the News You Never Get:
Breaking the International News Blockade”

  • Akol, Jacob.  Foreign News, What Foreign News?, New African, Jan 2002

  • Alterman, Eric.  What Liberal Media?  The Truth about Bias and the News.  Basic Books, 2003

  • Borjesson, Kristina.  Feet to the Fire: The Media after 9/11.  Prometheus, 2005

  • Borjesson, Kristina.  Into the Buzzsaw: Leading Journalists Expose the Myth of a Free Press.  Prometheus, 2002

  • Cohen, Elliot D.  News Incorporated:  Corporate Media Ownership and Its Threat to Democracy.  Prometheus, 2005

  • Colorito, Rita.  Ignoring Foreign News, World & I, May 2000

  • Levine, Peter.  Journalism and Democracy:  Does it Matter How Well the Press Covers Iraq?, National Civic Review, Fall 2004

  • Moeller, Susan.  Compassion Fatigue: How the Media Sells Disease, Famine, War and Death.  Routledge, 1999.

  • Niman, Michael I.  Yes, We Murder Journalists: Part Three in a Troubling Series, The Humanist, April 2006

  • Schechter, Danny.  When News Lies: Media Complicity and the Iraq War.  Select Books, 2006

  • Seib, Philip.  Beyond the Front Lines: How the News Media Cover a World Shaped by War.  Palgrave MacMillan, 2004

  • Seib, Philip.  The News Media and the “Clash of Civilizations”, Parameter, Winter 2004-05  

  • Stacks, John F.  Hard Times for Hard News: A Clinical Look at U.S. Foreign Coverage, World Policy Journal, Winter 2003/2004

  • Stempel III, Guido H. and Thomas Hargrove.  Despite Gains, Internet Not Major Player as News Source, Newspaper Research Journal, Spring 2004

Websites of Interest

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