Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media
First published in 1988 and never out of print, this seminal analysis of how the media serve corporations that control and finance them is being reissued with a new Introduction by the authors. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Paul_S - LibraryThing
Book is guilty of cherry picking and bias of which it accuses the media. It's a legitimate concern but the treatment is hardly objective and there many more forces that shape the media than government and wealthy people. Maybe the book was slightly more correct when it was originally published. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing
Noam Chomsky is quite possibly the most intelligent man alive (this is being written after Stephen Hawking's death and noting that there are probably more intelligent women around but the media ... Read full review