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Newsworkers: Toward a History of the Rank and File
  • Hanno Hardt, University of Iowa
  • Bonnie Brennen, Marquette University

Focusing on the period from the 1850s through the 1930s, the contributors show how issues of labor and class have been far more important in the formation of media institutions than previous accounts concede. These essays recover the history of ethnic and cultural diversity-including the contributions of women-that have enriched the process of communication.

Contributors: Jon Bekken; Elizabeth (Elli) Lester, U of Georgia; Marianne Salcetti, John Carroll U; William S. Solomon, Rutgers U; David R. Spencer, U of Western Ontario; Barbie Zelizer, Temple U.

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Hanno Hardt and Bonnie Brennen
University of Minnesota Press
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Hanno Hardt and Bonnie Brennen. Newsworkers: Toward a History of the Rank and File. Minneapolis(1995)
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