The following books helped me learn about the issues discussed in this paper:

Bayley, Edwin. Joe McCarthy and the Press. New York: Pantheon Books, 1981

Cappella, Joseph N., and Kathleen Hall Jamieson. Spiral of Cynicism: The Press and the Public Good. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997

Fallows, James. Breaking the News. New York: Vintage Books, 1997

Folkerts, Jean, and Dwight L. Teeter Jr. Voices of a Nation. Needham Heights, Mass.: Allyn & Bacon, 1998

Kovach, Bill, and Tom Rosenstiel. Warp Speed. New York: Century Foundation, 1999

Mindich, David. Just the Facts: How "Objectivity" Came To Define American Journalism. New York: New York University Press, 1998

Neuman, Johanna. Lights, Camera, War. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1996

Rosenfeld, Richard N. American Aurora: A Democratic-Republican Returns: The Suppressed History of Our Nation's Beginnings and the Heroic Newspaper That Tried to Report It. New York: Saint Martin's Press, 1997

Stephens, Mitchell. A History of News. New York: Penguin Books, 1988

The following print and online publications were consulted regularly throughout this project and also helped to shed light on the issues:

American Journalism Review:
Brill's Content:
Columbia Journalism Review:
The Freedom Forum (online only):
Online Journalism Review (online only):
Project for Excellence in Journalism (online only):