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The commercialization of news in the nineteenth century

by Gerald J. Baldasty

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Press -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • Journalism -- Economic aspects -- United States -- 19th century,
    • American newspapers -- Economic aspects -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-224) and index.

      StatementGerald J. Baldasty.
      LC ClassificationsPN4888.C59 B34 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 227 p. ;
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1708955M
      ISBN 100299134008, 0299134040
      LC Control Number92010590

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The Commercialization of News in the Nineteenth Century traces the major transformation of newspapers from a politically based press to a commercially based press in the nineteenth century. Gerald J. Baldasty argues that broad changes in American society, the national economy, and the newspaper industry brought about this dramatic by: The Commercialization of News in the Nineteenth Century traces the major transformation of newspapers from a politically based press to a commercially based press in the nineteenth century.

Gerald J. Baldasty argues that broad changes in American society, the national economy, and the newspaper industry brought about this dramatic shift. It is separated into six chapters which divides the 19th century into two periods: partisan and non-partisan.

The first two chapters look at those two periods, while the latter four chapters look at aspects of commercialization from advertising, newspapers as a business, and selling “the news”.5/5. Commercialization of news in the nineteenth century.

Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Gerald J Baldasty.

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