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Author: 
James L. Baughman, Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen, James P. Danky, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stephen Pimpare

Pimpare on Baughman and Ratner-Rosenhagen and Danky, 'Protest on the Page: Essays on Print and the Culture of Dissent since 1865'


James L. Baughman, Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen, James P. Danky, eds. Protest on the Page: Essays on Print and the Culture of Dissent since 1865. The History of Print and Digital Culture Series. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2015. 278 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-299-30284-9.

Reviewed by Stephen Pimpare (University of New Hampshire)
Published on Jhistory (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

Author: 
Robert M. Buffington
Reviewer: 
Sarah Foss

Foss on Buffington, 'A Sentimental Education for the Working Man: The Mexico City Penny Press, 1900-1910'


Robert M. Buffington. A Sentimental Education for the Working Man: The Mexico City Penny Press, 1900-1910. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015. 304 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-5882-4; $94.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-5899-2.

Reviewed by Sarah Foss (University of Indiana)
Published on Jhistory (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

Author: 
Victor W. Pickard
Reviewer: 
Philip "Phil" Glende

Glende on Pickard, 'America's Battle for Media Democracy: The Triumph of Corporate Libertarianism and the Future of Media Reform'


Victor W. Pickard. America's Battle for Media Democracy: The Triumph of Corporate Libertarianism and the Future of Media Reform. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015. xi + 247 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-69475-0.

Reviewed by Philip "Phil" Glende (Indiana State University)
Published on Jhistory (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Robert A. Rabe

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