TITLE

A STUDY OF BIAS IN TV COVERAGE OF THE VIETNAM WAR: 1969 AND 1970

AUTHOR(S)
Russo, Frank D.
PUB. DATE
December 1971
SOURCE
Public Opinion Quarterly;Winter71-Winter72, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p539
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The "bias" of television coverage of the Vietnam war is assessed through content analysis of a representative sample of evening newscasts shown by NBC and CBS during 1969 and 1970.
ACCESSION #
5414800

 

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