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Walter Lippmann
A look at American journalist Walter Lippmann's influence on American journalism.
# 121667 | 3,000 words | 41 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Communication (Journalism)

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This paper discusses American journalist Walter Lippmann's contributions to communications research, agenda setting, and framing, including references from his book, "Public Opinion". The paper examines Lippman's influence on American journalism.

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"The editors of "The Nation" introduced a series of four articles devoted to social commentator, Walter Lippmann, with the remark that he was probably the most influential American journalist of our time. (Aptheker) Later he was dubbed the dean of American Journalism (Einsiedel, McCombs, Weaver)Timothy Glander in his book on mass communications research during the American Cold War describes Lippmann as a man of enormous influence on American life as a journalist, public philosopher and trusted advisor to several U.S. presidents as well..."

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