Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Commercialization of News in the Nineteenth Century - 92 edition

Commercialization of News in the Nineteenth Century (ISBN10: 0299134040; ISBN13: 9780299134044)
ISBN13: 978-0299134044
ISBN10: 0299134040

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0299134006
ISBN10: 0299134008

Summary: The Commercialization of News in the Nineteenth Centurytraces 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. Increasingly in the nineteenth century news became a commodity valued more for its profitablility than for its role in informing or persuading the publ ...show moreic on political issues. Newspapers started out as highly partisan adjuncts of political parties. As advertisers replaced political parties as the chief financial support of the press they influenced newspapers in directing their content toward consumers especially women. The results were recipes fiction contests and features on everything from sports to fashion alongside more standard news about politics. Baldasty makes use of nineteenth-century materials-newspapers from throughout the era manuscript letters from journalists and politicians journalism and advertising trade publications government reports-to document the changing role of the press during the period. He identifies three important phases: the partisan newspapers of the Jacksonian era (1825-1835) the transition of the press in the middle of the century and the influence of commercialization of the news in the last two decades of the century. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 92
Cover: Print On Demand
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Published: 11/28/1992
International: No

View Review



List Price: $24.95
Used $12.48
Used
Save $12.47 (50%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 19 hours and 12 minutes and it ships by Noon CT tomorrow!
New $21.49
Rental $11.49
Due back 12/19/2014
Marketplace sellers starting at $4.70

26 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Commercialization of News in the Nineteenth Century
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (26)  |  New (8)  |  Like New (1)  |  Very Good (3)  |  Good (9)  |  Acceptable (5)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$12.48
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$21.49
+$3.99 s/h

New
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Brand new book. Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$22.49
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$4.70
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
Better World Books
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.63
Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
$6.23
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
1upbooks
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.58
"Fast shipping! May contain notes, highlighting, and/or cover wear."
$6.24
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
One Planet Books
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.55
Ships same day or next business day! UPS expedited shipping available (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes). Used sticker & some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access ...show more code or dust jacket ...show less
$6.65
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
heavytail books
Evanston, IL
Seller Rating: 4.56
minimal marks. Every heavytail order includes with a sweet! We carefully hand cleans and reinspects each and every item we ship. Our quality control process ensures items to be in the condition descri ...show morebed or better. Heavytail is determined to earn your repeat business through old fashioned customer service. ...show less
$9.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
University of Missouri, UBS
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.58
1992 Paperback Fair NO CD; No Access Code; Some delamination and curling; Some highlighting, markings, tears, scratches, creases, discoloration and wrinkling; Significant edge, cover and corner we ...show morear; Unless stated otherwise herein the notes, complementary books or items are not present; $20.00 minimum excluding shipping for orders to Puerto Rico & Hawaii; standard shipping is by USPS Media Mail & Expedited shipping is by USPS Priority Mail or equivalent; ...show less
$12.47
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
1upbooks
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.58
Fast shipping! Excellent condition!
$12.47
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
1upbooks
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.58
Fast shipping! Great condition with only minimal wear!
$12.48
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Textbookcenter.com
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.63
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.
$19.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
SUPER BOOKS
Fort Mill, SC
Seller Rating: 3.77
Buy with Confidence. Excellent Customer Support. We ship from multiple US locations. No CD, DVD or Access Code Included.
$21.49
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
GreatBookPrices
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.19
Brand New, Perfect Condition, Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
Page:   1     2     3     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close