New book by Annenberg Professor Joseph Turow and student Brooke Erin Duffy

Key Readings in Media Today (Routledge, 2008) by Joseph Turow, Ph.D., the Robert Lewis Shayon Professor of Communication, and Annenberg doctoral student Brooke Erin Duffy, has just been published.   

Key Readings in Media Today is a collection of classic and contemporary writings that reflect on processes and issues related to book, newspaper, magazine, sound recording/radio, motion picture, television, new media, advertising, and public relations industries. The aim is to help students make sense of the rapidly changing media environment and the societal issues connected to it.

Among the contributors are Chris Anderson, Ben Bagdikian, C. Edwin Baker, Yochai Benkler, Brooke Erin Duffy, Henry Jenkins, Paul Lazarsfeld, Lawrence Lessig, Matt McAllister, Robert McChesney, Robert Merton, Neil Postman, Katherine Sender, and Joseph Turow.