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Not Just Evil: Murder, Hollywood, and Californias First Insanity Plea
By Tantor Audio
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ean: 9781494569785, isbn: 1494569787,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
Twelve-year-old Marion Parker was kidnapped from her Los Angeles school by an unknown assailant on December 15, 1927. Her body was found days later, delivered to her father by the killer, who fled with the ransom money. When William Hickman was hunted down and charged with the killing, he admitted to all of it, in terrifying detail, but that was only the start . . .His insanity plea was the first of its kind in the history of California, and the nature of the crime led to a media frenzy unlike

Off the Record: The Press, the Government, and the War Over Anonymous Sources
By Tantor Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
When Norman Pearlstine - as editor in chief of Time Inc. - agreed to give prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald a reporter's notes of a conversation with a ''confidential source'', he was vilified for betraying the freedom of the press. But in this hard-hitting inside story, Pearlstine shows that ''Plamegate'' was not the clear case it seemed to be, and that confidentiality has become a weapon in the White House's war on the press - a war fought with the unwitting complicity of the press itself.

Losing the News: The Future of the News that Feeds Democracy 
By Audible Studios
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
In Losing the News, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Alex S. Jones offers a probing look at the epochal changes sweeping the media, changes which are eroding the core news that has been the essential food supply of our democracy. At a time of dazzling technological innovation, Jones believes that what stands to be lost is the fact-based reporting that serves as a watchdog over government, holds the powerful accountable, and gives citizens what they need. In a tumultuous new media era, with

Deadly Nightshade (Martha's Vineyard Mysteries (Audio))
By Blackstone Audiobooks
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sku: PZM3705, ean: 9780786176199, isbn: 0786176199,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
Martha's Vineyard has been home to Victoria Trumbull for most of her ninety-two years. Its magic, history, and picture-perfect calm are part of her very being. Like other Islanders, she knows the sounds of the sea in calm and stormy weather--and she knows sounds that do not belong. One evening, Victoria is waiting on the dock for her granddaughter to return with the harbormaster when she hears a chilling scream followed by a splash and the sound of tires skidding on sand. She investigates and

Wrong Place Wrong Time
By David P Perlmutter
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
Number-one best- eller in True Crime (Kindle), 2014 Having lost everything, I leave memories of a London police cell behind me and head for Spain, with its promise of adventure and fun. Little do I know I'm about to be thrust into the most terrifying time of my life. Wrong Place Wrong Time is a gripping true-life story of an unimaginable nightmare and how my ticket to a new life turned out to be a one way ticket to hell. Wrong Place Wrong Time was: Number-one best seller in

By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 92 reviews
As host of Closing Arguments on Court TV and Nancy Grace on CNN Headline News, Nancy Grace has won legions of devoted fans with her intelligent, plainspoken approach to the law. A passionate advocate of victims' rights and outspoken critic of the often circus-like atmosphere surrounding high-profile cases, Grace addresses the critical issues at the heart of the criminal justice system. In Objection!, she takes on a host of controversial topics, including the all-too-common

Freeing the Presses: The First Amendment in Action
By University Press Audiobooks
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
Most Americans consider a free press essential to democratic society - either as an independent watchdog against governmental abuse of power or as a wide-open marketplace of ideas. But few understand that far-reaching public policies have shaped the news citizens receive. In an age when mass communication ranges from independent cable channels to the Internet, it is essential to assess these policies and their effects if we want the media to continue fulfilling their role. Freeing the Presses

Framed: Why Michael Skakel Spent over a Decade in Prison for a Murder He Didn't Commit
By Tantor Audio
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
In 1975, 15-year-old Martha Moxley's body was found in the backyard of her family's Connecticut home, and a member of America's beloved Kennedy family, then also 15, was accused of the crime. What ensued was a media firestorm and a whodunit that transfixed the nation, providing daily debates - and cruel, dinner table entertainment. Now, 40 years after Michael Skakel's conviction, his cousin, acclaimed activist and writer Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., has taken matters into his own hands to get the

Proficiency Masterclass, New Edition: Class Audio CDs (2)
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780194329224, isbn: 0194329224,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Containing material and artwork, this title features realistic exam-style tasks and tips and hints. It includes a speaking section that provides structured preparation for Paper 5. Detailed grammar and vocabulary input and practice appropriate to this level is provided. It also includes Overview sections, Vocabulary and Progress Tests..

Audiovisual Regulation under Pressure: Comparative Cases from North America and Europe
By Routledge
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ean: 9780415590211, isbn: 0415590213,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
In the face of globalization and new media technologies, can policy makers and regulators withstand deregulatory pressures on the ‘cultural policy toolkit’ for television? This comparative study provides an interdisciplinary investigation of trends in audiovisual regulation, with the focus on television and new media. It considers pressures for deregulation and for policy in this field to prioritise market development and economic goals rather than traditional cultural and democratic

Broadcast Indecency: F.C.C. Regulation and the First Amendment (Broadcasting and Cable Series)
By Focal Press
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ean: 9780240802084, isbn: 024080208X,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 144 reviews
Discussing such controversial issues as 'shock jock' Howard Stern, this book treats broadcast indecency as more than a simple regulatory problem in American law. The author's approach cuts across legal, social, and economic concerns taking the view that media law and regulation cannot be seen within a vacuum that ignores cultural realities. This cutting-edge book treats broadcast indecency as a social phenomenon challenging the policy approach of government regulation. It is an exploration of

And Thereby Hangs a Tale [Audio CD]
By Macmillan Audio
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
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Copyright and Multimedia Products: A Comparative Analysis (Cambridge Intellectual Property and Information Law)
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521808194, isbn: 0521808197,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
Multimedia products have become highly successful. Yet they are often inadequately protected by existing national and international copyright schemes. This study is one of the first comprehensive, comparative analyses of multimedia works and copyright protection. Stamatoudi considers the nature of the multimedia work, and existing legislation, as well as collections and compilations, databases, audiovisual works and computer programs. Finally, she offers a model for a European legislative

Truth in Our Times: Inside the Fight to Save Press Freedom in the Age of Alternative Facts
By Macmillan Audio
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ean: 9781250318510, isbn: 1250318513,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews

Lateral Thinking: Creativity Step-By-Step
By Brand: Dove Entertainment Inc
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 119 reviews
Thinking is a skill that can be developed and improved if one knows how. An internationally known bestseller, this audio encourages the habit of lateral thinking to generate new ideas. Learn special techniques to accomplish this. Whether in a group or alone, the result is a triumph of entertaining education. 4 cassetteds.Used Book in Good Condition.

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