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Directories from the 1930's to today
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The First Freedom
Ernst 1946
Make Room for TV
Spigel 1992
Listening: A collection of Critical Aricles
Williams 1948
Freedom of the Press for Whom?
Barron
Freedom and Communications
Lacy 1961
  ABC
Communications Control: Motives and Structures of Censorship
Phelan 1969
Communications in the World of the Future
Hellman 1969
Broadcasting and the Public
Churches of Christ 1938
Broadcasting
Summers
1966
The American Radio
White
1947
     
Big Business and Radio
Gleason Archer
1939
Broadcasting: Its New Day
Rothafel & Yates
1925
     
  DEF
       
The Future of the Mass Audience
Neuman 1991
Equal Time
Newton Minnow
1964
Freedom of Speech by Radio and Television
Smead 1959
The First Freedom
Ernst 1946
Four Theories of the Press
Sieber et. al. 1956
Foundations of Communications Theory
Sereno & Mortensen 1970
  GHI
 
Getting Elected: From Radio & Roosevelt to Television & Reagan
Reinsch 1988
Is American Radio Democratic
Frost 1927
Gateway to Radio
Firth & Erskine
1934
Impact of Mass Media
Heiber & Reuss
2nd Edition 1988
 
  JKL
       
The Judges and the Junged
Miller 1952
       
  MNO
     
Mass Communications
Lineberry 1969
Mas Communications: A World View
Wells 1974
 
The Manipulators: America in the Media Age
Sobel 1976
Mass Media Systems & Effects
Davison et. al. 1976
Only Victims: A Study of Show Business Blacklisting
Robert Vaughn 1972
Not to be Broadcast
1937
 Ruth Brindze
Media Events
Live Broadcasting of History
Dyan - Katz - 1992 
  PQR
The Popular Arts in America
Hammel 1972
Responsibility in Mass Communications
Schramm 1957
Radio Television and American Politics
Chester 1969
Pressure Group: The Campaign for Commercial TV in England Wilson 1961 Radio's Second Chance
Siepmann
1946
Responsibility in Mass Communication
Schramm 1957
The Rape of Radio
West- 1941 
Radio, Television and Society.
Siepmann - 1950
Radio, Television & Society
Seipman 1950
Radio and the Printed Page
Lazarsfield - 1940
   
Radio and its Future
Codel 1930
Presidential Television:
Minnow, Martin and Mitchell - 1973
The People look at Television
Steiner 1963
   
  STU
   
Theories of Mass Communication
DeFleur & Ball 4th 1982
Theories of Mass Communication
DeFleur & Ball 5th 1989
The People Look at Television
Steiner 1963
Selling the Air
Streeter 1996
Structure & Performance of the U. S. Communications Industry
Borchardt 1979
Theories of Mass Communication
 de Fleur
2nd Edition1966
The American Radio
White
1947
The People Look at Television
Steiner 1963
Reference Series:
Television & Radio
1961
Poyntz Taylor
Television - The Eyes of Tomorrow
Eddy - 1945
The Meaning of Commercial Television
Donner - 1966
The American Radio
White
1947
Television and the Child
HIimmelweit et. al.
1958 (extract)
  VWXYZ
   
You and Media
Clark & Blankenburg
1973
Who, What, Why Is Radio
Robert Landry
1946
Who Owns the Media
Compaine et. al. 1982
   
Commentary and Opinion