How to watch TV news / Neil Postman and Steve Powers.

America is suffering from an information glut, and most Americans are no longer clear about what news is worth remembering or how any of it connects to anything else. Thus Americans are rapidly becoming the least knowledgeable people in the industrial world. For anyone who wants to control--not be c...

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Main Author: Postman, Neil.
Other Authors: Powers, Steve, Ph. D.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1992.
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Summary:America is suffering from an information glut, and most Americans are no longer clear about what news is worth remembering or how any of it connects to anything else. Thus Americans are rapidly becoming the least knowledgeable people in the industrial world. For anyone who wants to control--not be controlled by--the powerful influence of television, How to Watch TV News shows you how to become a discerning viewer.
Item Description:Includes index.
Physical Description:xi, 178 pages ; 20 cm.
ISBN:0140132317
9780140132311