Book Reviews

Journalism History reviews books related to the broad fields of mass communication history. If you are interested in reviewing or submitting a book, contact book review editor Sonya DiPalma.

2021-006 – Mellinger, Gwyneth and John Ferré (Eds.) Journalism’s Ethical Progression: A Twentieth Century Journey (Reviewed by Berrin A. Beasley)

2021-005 – Ness, Richard R. Encyclopedia of Journalists on Film (reviewed by Chad Painter)

2021-004 – Lumsden, Linda J. Social Justice Journalism: A Cultural History of Social Movement Media from Abolition to #Womensmarch (reviewed by Melissa Greene-Blye)

2021-003 – Martin, Christopher R. No Longer Newsworthy: How the Mainstream Media Abandoned the Middle Class (reviewed by Rob Wells)

2021-002 – Wells, Rob. The Enforcers: How Little-Known Trade Reporters Exposed the Keating Five and Advanced Business Journalism (reviewed by Joseph Weber)

2021-001 – Smith, Stephen A., comp., Freedom of Expression: Foundational Documents and Historical Arguments (reviewed by Erika J. Pribanic-Smith)