By David B. Sachsman

After the War provides a breathtaking view of social, political, and fiscal swap in post-Civil struggle the United States through reading its journalism, from assurance of politics and Reconstruction to sensational reporting and pictures of the yank humans. The alterations in the United States in this time have been so dramatic that they reworked the social constitution of the rustic and the character of journalism. via the 1870s and Eighteen Eighties, new varieties of day-by-day newspapers had built. New Journalism ultimately gave upward push to Yellow Journalism, leading to big-city newspapers that have been more and more sensationalistic, unique, and designed to draw all people. the photographs of the nation’s humans as obvious via journalistic eyes, from insurance of immigrants to tales approximately African American "Black fiends" and local American "savages," inform a colourful tale that may interact students and scholars of background, journalism, and media studies.?

Show description

Read or Download After the War: The Press in a Changing America, 1865–1900 (Journalism) PDF

Best writing reference books

Die Privatsphäre der Prominenten in der Berichterstattung (German Edition)

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2011 im Fachbereich Medien / Kommunikation - Journalismus, Publizistik, be aware: 1,3, Fachhochschule Kiel, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Als Prominente werden weithin Personen bezeichnet, die durch ihre Bekanntheit aus der gemeinen Gesellschaft herausragen. Auf der Berichterstattung über diese Menschen, fußt ein beachtlicher Wirtschaftszweig, der seine Plattform in Print-, web- und Rundfunkmedien findet.

Design for Media: A Handbook for Students and Professionals in Journalism, PR, and Advertising

This crucial consultant will give you a adapted advent to the layout concepts and construction practices hired within the media undefined. It offers transparent and relevant causes of ways to layout and convey any kind of print and on-line e-book to a pro normal, from pre-planning via to going to press or on-line.

A Writer's Guide to Persistence: How to Create a Lasting and Productive Writing Practice

Perform. Polish. Persist. Your writing trip can take you several locations: mountain climbing via steep mountains, traversing unknown territory, hurdling either roadblocks and rejections. Even the siren track of status and fortune can distract you out of your actual function: to precise your self in an real and significant manner, and to percentage your phrases with others.

Toolbox for Writers: How to Write No-Doze Prose

This consultant makes an attempt to set a clean method of the writing of riveting prose; an technique that isn’t present in any of the normal books released via theorists, profitable and unsuccessful writers, in addition to writers’ workshops, and writers’ meetings. So, don’t—for a minute—expect a “How to” conventional advisor to writing prose.

Additional info for After the War: The Press in a Changing America, 1865–1900 (Journalism)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.41 of 5 – based on 33 votes