Essential Viewpoints examines critical debates occurring today, including the legislation that has shaped the issue as well as the numerous sides of each argument.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 The Financial Cruch 6
Chapter 2 The Birth of the News Industry 16
Chapter 3 The Impact of the Internet 26
Chapter 4 Struggles with Technology and Copyright 38
Chapter 5 The News of Today 48
Chapter 6 Media as a Watchdog 58
Chapter 7 A Different Style 66
Chapter 8 State of the Industry 74
Chapter 9 Financing the Future 84
Essential Facts 100
Additional Resources 102
Source Notes 106
About the Author 112