Table of contents for Democracy and the news / Herbert J. Gans.

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CHAPTER 1   Citizens' Democracy and Citizen Disempowerment

CHAPTER 2   Journalism and Its Troubles  21

CHAPTER 3   Journalistic Practices and Their Problems  45

CHAPTER 4   The Problem of News Effects  69

CHAPTER 5   The News: What Might Be Done   91

CHAPTER 6   Citizens' Democracy: What Might Be Done  113


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Journalism Political aspects United States, Journalism United States