Resources on the role of media in the United
States, with an emphasis on news media
Overviews of the U.S. Media
- An Unfettered Press
Information on the role and responsibilities of the press in the United States.
- The Media
Reviews the importance of the media in America's early democracy.
- The Media and Their Messages
Chapter 12 of "Portrait of America" provides a summary of the beginnings of the American media and how it has developed over the years.
- Media Emerging
An electronic journal describing how innovations in information technologies are changing the traditional interactions between the public and the media.
- The Media and Society
The third in a series of articles by Fredric A. Emmert exploring the media of the United States. This installment covers press freedom and regulation, journalism ethics and training, and ethnic broadcasting.
- Meeting the
U.S. Air Force Public Affairs Center of Excellence report written to help the military interact with the press.
- The Media's Role in Changing the
Face of U.S. Courts
A discussion on the growing interaction between media and the courts.