Media Analysis

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Our democracy today is fraught with political campaigns, lobbyists, liberal media, and Fox News...


“Lincoln believed that ‘with public sentiment nothing can fail; without it, nothing can succeed.’...

Amusing Ourselves to Death

Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business


What happens when media and politics become forms of entertainment? As our world begins to look more...


The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal, and the Selling of the Iraq War


The real story behind the investigation of Iraq, and the basis for the MSNBC documentary of the same...

News Is a Verb

Journalism at the End of the Twentieth Century

LIBRARY OF CONTEMPORARY THOUGHT "When screaming headlines turn out to be based on stories that don't...

Comparing Media Systems

Three Models of Media and Politics


A comparative analysis of the relation between the media and the political system.

More Damned Lies and Statistics

How Numbers Confuse Public Issues

In this sequel to the acclaimed Damned Lies and Statistics, which the Boston Globe said...

Fools Rush In

Steve Case, Jerry Levin, and the Unmaking of AOL Time Warner

HarperCollins (2009)

Every era has its merger; every era has its story. For the New Media age it was an even bigger...

The Master Switch

The Rise and Fall of Information Empires

A  New Yorker  and  Fortune  Best Book of the Year Analyzing the strategic maneuvers of today’s...


This book explores the relation between media and political systems in a wide range of non-Western...