TITLE

Campaign '96: Rating the media

AUTHOR(S)
Budiansky, Stephen
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/8/96, Vol. 120 Issue 14, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Rates media coverage in the 1996 presidential campaign. Criticism of the press' coverage of microscopic or illusory changes in candidate standings; Less coverage of issues and more spurious predictions than in previous years; Average length of the candidates' sound bites; Negative reporting of candidates' negativity, which was more negative than candidates' actual negative campaigning itself.
ACCESSION #
9604017867

 

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