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Author: 
Sallie Hughes
Reviewer: 
Celeste González de Bustamante

de Bustamante on Hughes, 'Newsrooms in Conflict: Journalism and the Democratization of Mexico'


Sallie Hughes. Newsrooms in Conflict: Journalism and the Democratization of Mexico. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2006. 256 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8229-5928-1.

Reviewed by Celeste González de Bustamante (Department of Journalism, University of Arizona)
Published on Jhistory (June, 2007)

Author: 
Myra MacPherson
Reviewer: 
Matthew Dallek

Dallek on MacPherson, 'All Governments Lie! The Life and Times of Rebel Journalist I. F. Stone'


Myra MacPherson. All Governments Lie! The Life and Times of Rebel Journalist I. F. Stone. New York: Scribner, 2006. 564 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-684-80713-3.

Reviewed by Matthew Dallek (Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellow)
Published on Jhistory (June, 2007)

Author: 
Gerald J. Baldasty
Reviewer: 
James Aucoin

Aucoin on Baldasty, 'Vigilante Newspapers: A Tale of Sex, Religion, and Murder in the Northwest'


Gerald J. Baldasty. Vigilante Newspapers: A Tale of Sex, Religion, and Murder in the Northwest. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2005. 192 pp. $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-98529-9.

Reviewed by James Aucoin (Department of Communication, University of South Alabama)
Published on Jhistory (June, 2007)

Author: 
W. Joseph Campbell
Reviewer: 
Brian Thornton

Thornton on Campbell, 'The Year That Defined American Journalism: 1897 and the Clash of Paradigms'


W. Joseph Campbell. The Year That Defined American Journalism: 1897 and the Clash of Paradigms. New York: Routledge, 2006. 317 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-97702-9.

Reviewed by Brian Thornton (Northern Illinois University)
Published on Jhistory (June, 2007)

Author: 
Steven D. Classen
Reviewer: 
Stephanie R. Rolph

Rolph on Classen, 'Watching Jim Crow: The Struggles over Mississippi TV, 1955-1969'


Steven D. Classen. Watching Jim Crow: The Struggles over Mississippi TV, 1955-1969. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. 195 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-3341-8.

Reviewed by Stephanie R. Rolph (Mississippi State University)
Published on Jhistory (May, 2007)

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