Overload : finding the truth in today's deluge of news
- Bob Schieffer ; with H. Andrew Schwartz.
- Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, 
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- xii, 204 pages ; 24 cm
- Foreword PART ONE: HOW WE GOT FROM THERE TO HERE Chapter One: Are We Getting the Right Stuff Chapter Two: How Do You Solve a Problem Like the Donald? Chapter Three: The Numbers Guys: What the Pollsters Missed Chapter Four: And That's the Way it Is, er, Was Chapter Five: Here's the Way We Are: The New Neighbors Chapter Six: Fake News: A Clear and Present Danger PART TWO: THE FUTURE HAS ARRIVED Chapter Seven: Walt Mosberg: Bridging the Gap Chapter Eight: The Washington Post: New Way, New Culture Chapter Nine: The New York Times: Doing What They Do Best (Faster) Chapter Ten: The Wall Street Journal: Dividing Church and State Chapter Eleven: The Texas Tribune: Filling a Texas Size Void Chapter Twelve: Island in the Stream: CBS News Goes Digital Chapter Thirteen: Andy Lack: Around the World and Back Chapter Fourteen: The Cable Guy(s) Chapter Fifteen: NPR Goes Back To Basics Chapter Sixteen: The Root: Straight Talk and a Little Shade Chapter Seventeen: The Podcasts: The New Cool Chapter Eighteen: Newsletters: Suddenly Old Is New Chapter Nineteen: Colbert and the Case of the Stolen Gig Chapter Twenty: Flying Solo Sooner: Training Tomorrow's Journalists. PART THREE: FINAL THOUGHTS Chapter Twenty One: 2016 Reflections on the Year that Was AFTERWORD ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ABOUT THE AUTHORS AND CONTRIBUTORS.
- (source: Nielsen Book Data)9781538107218 20171023
- Publisher's Summary
- We are in the midst of a communications revolution. We have access to more information than any people in history. But are we more informed or just overwhelmed by so much information we can't process? In Overload, legendary television journalist Bob Schieffer examines today's journalism and those who practice it-how they see their profession, how it has been changed by new technology, and how well they believe they are carrying out their responsibility to provide Americans with the information they need to be good citizens. Based on interviews with over 40 media leaders from television, print media, and the Internet, Schieffer surveys the perils and promises of journalism's rapidly changing landscape.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9781538107218 20171023
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