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The Spanish-American War: American Wars and the Media in Primary Documents
The Spanish-American War spawned the myth that by inflaming popular pressure newspapers can start wars. While mythological it does highlight the press's political and popular power at the dawn of the twentieth century, the peak years of yellow journalism.
Hardcover, 236 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Greenwood Press
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W. Joseph Campbell, Ph.D. is a professor in the School of Communication at American University . His book Getting It Wrong was launched at the Newseum in mid-June and was among the 90 titles selected for the National Press Club's Fair and Authors' Night in November. He regularly discusses issues related to the book on his blog, Media Myth Alert.More about W. Joseph Campbell...