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The Resource The smear : how shady political operatives and fake news control what you see, what you think, and how you vote, Sharyl Attkisson

The smear : how shady political operatives and fake news control what you see, what you think, and how you vote, Sharyl Attkisson

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The smear : how shady political operatives and fake news control what you see, what you think, and how you vote
Title
The smear
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how shady political operatives and fake news control what you see, what you think, and how you vote
Statement of responsibility
Sharyl Attkisson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The veteran journalist exposes the practices of opposition research to reveal how political leaders use their influence to shape public opinion, connecting popular misconceptions to strategic smear campaigns that have influenced voters
Cataloging source
YDX
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1961-
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Attkisson, Sharyl
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Journalism
  • Mass media and public opinion
  • Mass media
  • Communication in politics
  • Politics and culture
Label
The smear : how shady political operatives and fake news control what you see, what you think, and how you vote, Sharyl Attkisson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Birth of the modern smear: spies, Bork, and the Clintons -- David Brock's smear frontier -- The smear industrial complex: smear merchants and scandalmongers -- Media matters (but money matters more) -- Plausible deniability: conjuring an Astroturf reality -- Transactional journalism: the black market information trade -- the anti-smear candidate (and the disloyal opposition) -- The road to the conventions -- General election -- Brave new world of #FakeNews (and chilling efforts to censor it) -- Epilogue: The smear gone global
Control code
956624704
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780062468161
Label
The smear : how shady political operatives and fake news control what you see, what you think, and how you vote, Sharyl Attkisson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Birth of the modern smear: spies, Bork, and the Clintons -- David Brock's smear frontier -- The smear industrial complex: smear merchants and scandalmongers -- Media matters (but money matters more) -- Plausible deniability: conjuring an Astroturf reality -- Transactional journalism: the black market information trade -- the anti-smear candidate (and the disloyal opposition) -- The road to the conventions -- General election -- Brave new world of #FakeNews (and chilling efforts to censor it) -- Epilogue: The smear gone global
Control code
956624704
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780062468161

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