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9780230354098 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 24, 2012, cover price $100.00

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9781137441386 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2015), cover price $32.00

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9781441180605 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 23, 2013, cover price $150.00

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9781472571816 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 23, 2014, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: Dial M for Murdoch uncovers the inner workings of one of the most powerful companies in the world: how it came to exert a poisonous, secretive influence on public life in Britain, how it used its huge power to bully, intimidate and cover up, and how its exposure has changed the way we look at our politicians, our police service and our press...read more

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9780399162633 | Blue Rider Pr, May 8, 2012, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Dial M for Murdoch uncovers the inner workings of one of the most powerful companies in the world: how it came to exert a poisonous, secretive influence on public life in Britain, how it used its huge power to bully, intimidate and cover up, and how its exposure has changed the way we look at our politicians, our police service and our press.

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By Simon Atkinson (editor), Roger Mortimore (editor) and Dominic Wring (editor)

Hardcover:

9780230301450 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 15, 2011, cover price $105.00

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9780230301467 | Palgrave Macmillan, August 15, 2011, cover price $39.00

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Product Description: In the early twentieth century, new mass media―popular newspapers, radio, film―exploded at the same time that millions of Britons received the vote in the franchise expansions of 1918 and 1928. The growing centrality of the commercial media to democratic life quickly became evident as organizations of all stripes saw its potential to reach new voters...read more

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9780674050020 | Harvard Univ Pr, May 15, 2010, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: In the early twentieth century, new mass media―popular newspapers, radio, film―exploded at the same time that millions of Britons received the vote in the franchise expansions of 1918 and 1928.

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Product Description: Democracy is based on the belief that the media gets the attention of voters. But is this plausible in an age of multiplying media, disillusionment with the political system and time-scarcity? This book addresses this question, and charts experiences of 'public connection'.

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9781403985347 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 12, 2007, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Democracy is based on the belief that the media gets the attention of voters.

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9780230247383 | Rev upd edition (Palgrave Macmillan, March 2, 2010), cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Democracy is based on the belief that the media gets the attention of voters.

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The Mediation of Power investigates how those in positions of power use and are influenced by media in their everyday activities. Each chapter examines this theme through an exploration of some of the key topics and debates in the field, including: theories of media and power media policy and the economics of information news production and journalistic practice public relations and media management culture and power political communication and mediated politics new and alternative media interest group communications media audiences and effects. The debates are enlivened by first-hand accounts taken from over 200 high-profile interviews with politicians, journalists, public officials, spin doctors, campaigners and captains of industry. Tim Bell, David Blunkett, Iain Duncan Smith, Simon Heffer, David Hill, Simon Hughes, Trevor Kavanagh, Neil Kinnock, Peter Riddell, Polly Toynbee, Michael White and Ann Widdecombe are some of those cited.

Hardcover:

9780415404907, titled "The Mediation of Power: A Crtical Introduction" | Routledge, September 13, 2007, cover price $145.00

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9780415404914, titled "The Mediation of Power: A Crtical Introduction" | Routledge, September 7, 2007, cover price $40.95 | About this edition: The Mediation of Power investigates how those in positions of power use and are influenced by media in their everyday activities.

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Product Description: Virtually every government communication in a modern democracy is formulated and evaluated in the context of spin. Based on original, archival research, this book explodes the notion that information management is a recent phenomenon.

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9781403989567 | Palgrave Macmillan, February 6, 2007, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Virtually every government communication in a modern democracy is formulated and evaluated in the context of spin.

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Product Description: These essays offer penetrating insights into the events and controversies that have dominated the news agenda for the last two years. The Hutton and Butler reports lifted the lid on the most intimate working of those who strive to convert information into a weapon - whether they be a Prime Minister in Downing Street, an MI6 agent in the field, an intelligence analyst in Whitehall, or a journalist attempting to fuse fragments into hard copy...read more
By W. G. Runciman (editor)

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9780197263297 | British Academy, January 6, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: These essays offer penetrating insights into the events and controversies that have dominated the news agenda for the last two years.

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Product Description: Examines the various ways politicians, spin doctors and special advisors from Parliament to local government have become increasingly enthusiastic and effective in their utilization of mass media to present and promote themselves and their policies to the public...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780340761946 | 2 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 1, 2004), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Examines the various ways politicians, spin doctors and special advisors from Parliament to local government have become increasingly enthusiastic and effective in their utilization of mass media to present and promote themselves and their policies to the public.
9780340555965 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 22, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "Packaging Politics" examines the various ways in which politicians in political parties, in central and local government and in Parliament, have become increasingly enthusiastic and adept at using mass media to present themselves and their policies to the public.

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Product Description: Aeron Davis is the first to offer a general overview of the rise and impact of professional public relations in Britain, stepping beyond the status quo of 'spin doctors' and elections by also exploring the public relations activities of the corporate sector, the City, pressure groups, and the trade union movement...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780719060687 | Manchester Univ Pr, May 3, 2002, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: Aeron Davis is the first to offer a general overview of the rise and impact of professional public relations in Britain, stepping beyond the status quo of 'spin doctors' and elections by also exploring the public relations activities of the corporate sector, the City, pressure groups, and the trade union movement.

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9780719060694, titled "Public Relations Democracy: Public Relations, Politics, and the Mass Media in Britain" | Manchester Univ Pr, May 3, 2002, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Aeron Davis is the first to offer a general overview of the rise and impact of professional public relations in Britain, stepping beyond the status quo of 'spin doctors' and elections by also exploring the public relations activities of the corporate sector, the City, pressure groups, and the trade union movement.
9780070375734, titled "Lenk''s Video Handbook: Operation and Troubleshooting" | Reprint edition (Tab Books, March 1, 1992), cover price $22.95 | also contains Lenk''s Video Handbook: Operation and Troubleshooting

Social Policy, the Media and Misrepresentation examines aspects of news media reporting of social policy and how such coverage can influence processes of policy-making and implementation. It offers an appraisal of the complex inter-relationships between news media, news sources, the content of media coverage of social policy and its impact on audiences, public opinion and policy makers. Through detailed case studies, the various contributors explore: *social work and child protection *housing and homelessness *the charity and voluntary sectors *poverty and welfare policy *health (including HIV/AIDS) and mental health *education and crime and juvenile justice.
By Bob Franklin (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415201063 | Routledge, November 1, 1999, cover price $170.00

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9780415201070 | Routledge, November 1, 1999, cover price $63.95 | About this edition: Social Policy, the Media and Misrepresentation examines aspects of news media reporting of social policy and how such coverage can influence processes of policy-making and implementation.

Miscellaneous:

9780203031322 | Routledge, January 4, 2002, cover price $59.95

Product Description: This second edition of Lenk's famed "something for everyone" video guide is greatly expanded, featuring over 200 pages of entirely new material on the explosion of digital video. These new chapters and sections cover digital video basics, the new HDTV standards, and new VCRs and camcorders, all in the clear, concise prose that has marked Lend's writing for almost four decades...read more

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9780070376168, titled "Lenk's Video Handbook: Operation and Troubleshooting" | 2 sub edition (McGraw-Hill, January 1, 1997), cover price $49.50 | About this edition: No matter what your level of skill--from electronics engineer and technician to advanced hobbyists and student--this practical guide gives you all of the vital information you need to understand, service, diagnose, and repair today's state-of-the-art video equipment.

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9780070376175, titled "Lenk's Video Handbook: Operation and Troubleshooting" | 2 edition (McGraw-Hill Osborne Media, March 1, 1999), cover price $10.01 | About this edition: This second edition of Lenk's famed "something for everyone" video guide is greatly expanded, featuring over 200 pages of entirely new material on the explosion of digital video.
9780070375734 | Reprint edition (Tab Books, March 1, 1992), cover price $22.95 | also contains Public Relations Democracy: Public Relations, Politics and the Mass Media in Britain

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Product Description: Based on an analysis of media content from selected periods in 1986 and 1996, this study examines the changing nature of parliamentary and political coverage in Britain, Germany and France. The comparison of the output suggests that although there are differences in political structures and media practices, there are also important similarities, such as a reduction in the length of politicians' "sound-bites" on television, and changes in the make-up of newspapers which affect the nature of parliamentary and political coverage...read more

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9781855675568 | Pinter Pub Ltd, November 1, 1998, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Based on an analysis of media content from selected periods in 1986 and 1996, this study examines the changing nature of parliamentary and political coverage in Britain, Germany and France.

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Product Description: Based on an analysis of media content from selected periods in 1986 and 1996, this study examines the changing nature of parliamentary and political coverage in Britain, Germany and France. The comparison of the output suggests that although there are differences in political structures and media practices, there are also important similarities, such as a reduction in the length of politicians' "sound-bites" on television, and changes in the make-up of newspapers which affect the nature of parliamentary and political coverage...read more

Hardcover:

9781855675551 | Thomson Learning, November 1, 1998, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Based on an analysis of media content from selected periods in 1986 and 1996, this study examines the changing nature of parliamentary and political coverage in Britain, Germany and France.

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Product Description: Spin doctor, soundbite, press secretary, digital, global village, cool Britannia. Politics today is saturated with the jargon and buzzwords of the mass media. How important are they for the way we are governed? How can the ever-expanding impact of the media be controlled? In this up-to-the-minute book, a group of Britain's best-known journalists and media analysts tackle one of the most testing issues facing the nation in the next century...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jean Seaton (editor)

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9780631209416 | Blackwell Pub, December 28, 1998, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: Spin doctor, soundbite, press secretary, digital, global village, cool Britannia.

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Product Description: How should those exercising power be made more accountable, and what roles should the mass media play in that process? Can the public monitor the exercise of power without the existence of a strong and inquisitive media? The Communication of Politics examines these and other questions vital to the debate on the media's role in the democratic process...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780803977389 | Sage Pubns Ltd, December 4, 1996, cover price $164.00 | About this edition: How should those exercising power be made more accountable, and what roles should the mass media play in that process?

Paperback:

9780803977396 | Sage Pubns Ltd, December 4, 1996, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: How should those exercising power be made more accountable, and what roles should the mass media play in that process?

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Product Description: This second edition of Colin Seymour-Ure's history of the press and broadcasting in post-war Britian offers a concise and fully up-to-date overview of the development of the media and its central role in British society.

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9780631164432 | Blackwell Pub, May 1, 1991, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This is a concise history of the press and broadcasting in Britain after World War II, from a time when the phrase "mass media" was barely used to the Maxwell and Murdoch era of international media conglomerates.

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9780631198833 | 2 sub edition (Blackwell Pub, April 1, 1996), cover price $57.95 | About this edition: This second edition of Colin Seymour-Ure's history of the press and broadcasting in post-war Britian offers a concise and fully up-to-date overview of the development of the media and its central role in British society.
9780631164449 | Blackwell Pub, July 1, 1991, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This is the first concise history of the press and broadcasting in Britain after the Second World War, from a time when the phrase 'mass media' was barely used to the Maxwell and Murdoch era of international media conglomerates.

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Product Description: This fully-updated new edition of Politics and the Mass Media provides a comprehensive introduction to the role of mass communications in politics at all levels, from election campaigns, news reports and lobbying groups to the media activities of pressure groups...read more

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9780415094689 | 2 sub edition (Routledge, March 1, 1994), cover price $43.95 | About this edition: This fully-updated new edition of Politics and the Mass Media provides a comprehensive introduction to the role of mass communications in politics at all levels, from election campaigns, news reports and lobbying groups to the media activities of pressure groups.

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Product Description: Focusing on Langland, Chaucer, and the "Gawain" poet, Aers explores the treatment of the community, gender and individual identity in English writing between 1360 and 1430. This book should be of interest to students and lecturers in Mediaeval studies, women's studies, literature...read more

Hardcover:

9780415013789, titled "Community, Gender & Individual Identity: English Writing, 1360-1430" | Routledge, February 1, 1989, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Focusing on Langland, Chaucer, and the "Gawain" poet, Aers explores the treatment of the community, gender and individual identity in English writing between 1360 and 1430.

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9780415013796 | Routledge, January 1, 1989, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: This book should be of interest to students and lecturers in Medi aeval studies, women's studies, literature.

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