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Toward a History of Labor and News Work: The Use of Oral Sources in Journalism History
The Journal of American History
  • Bonnie Brennen, Marquette University
Document Type
Article
Language
eng
Format of Original
9 p.
Publication Date
9-1-1996
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Original Item ID
doi: 10.2307/2944949
Disciplines
Abstract
Addresses the use of oral history in journalism history. Major oral history collections related to media studies; Consideration of the use of those collections that has encouraged traditional conceptions of the social functions of the press in the United States; Use of oral histories to privilege the role of newsworkers.
Comments

The Journal of American History, Vol. 83, No. 2 (September 1996): 571-579. DOI.

Bonnie Brennen was affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University at the time of publication.

Citation Information
Bonnie Brennen. "Toward a History of Labor and News Work: The Use of Oral Sources in Journalism History" The Journal of American History (1996) ISSN: 0021-8723
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/bonnie_brennen/60/