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Author: 
Mark Tremayne, ed
Reviewer: 
Stephen Byers

Byers on Tremayne, 'Blogging, Citizenship, and the Future of Media'

Mark Tremayne, ed. Blogging, Citizenship, and the Future of Media. London: Routledge, 2007. xix + 287 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-415-97940-5; $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-97939-9.

Reviewed by Stephen Byers Published on Jhistory (February, 2009) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

The Blogging Revolution

Author: 
Christopher Sterling, Michael Keith
Reviewer: 
Noah Arceneaux

Arceneaux on Sterling and Keith, 'Sounds of Change: A History of FM Broadcasting in America'

Christopher Sterling, Michael Keith. Sounds of Change: A History of FM Broadcasting in America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. 336 pp. $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5888-2.

Reviewed by Noah Arceneaux (San Diego State University) Published on Jhistory (February, 2009) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

The Sound of History Repeating Itself

Author: 
Roger Mudd
Reviewer: 
Frederick Blevens

Blevens on Mudd, 'The Place to Be: Washington, CBS, and the Glory Days of Television News'

Roger Mudd. The Place to Be: Washington, CBS, and the Glory Days of Television News. New York: PublicAffairs, 2008. xv + 413 pp. Plates. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-58648-576-4.

Reviewed by Frederick Blevens (Florida International University) Published on Jhistory (February, 2009) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

Roger Mudd and the "Golden" Years of CBS

Author: 
Isaac A. Blankson, Patrick D. Murphy, eds
Reviewer: 
Ariel Barrios-Medina

Barrios-Medina on Blankson and Murphy, 'Negotiating Democracy: Media Tranformations in Emerging Democracies'

Isaac A. Blankson, Patrick D. Murphy, eds. Negotiating Democracy: Media Tranformations in Emerging Democracies. Global Media Studies Series. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2007. xi + 285 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7914-7233-0.

Reviewed by Ariel Barrios-Medina (Center for Science Journalism, Buenos Aires, Argentina) Published on Jhistory (January, 2009) Commissioned by Donna Harrington-Lueker

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