TITLE

Wake-up call for newspapers: News begins closer to home

AUTHOR(S)
Crain, Rance
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Advertising Age;10/24/2005, Vol. 76 Issue 43, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on issues related to newspaper editors' efforts to give their readers what they think they should read with little regard to what they want to read. Business operations of "The Los Angeles Times"; Problems with such operations of the newspaper; Reasons for the decrease in newspaper circulations.
ACCESSION #
21138573

 

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