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Title Blogs / Sylvia Engdahl, book editor.

Published Detroit : Greenhaven Press/Gale, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson TB  302.2 BLOG    AVAILABLE
Physical description 219 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Current controversies.
Current controversies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 206-211) and index.
Contents Chapter 1 Are Blogs of Value to the Public? -- Yes: Blogs Serve the Public in Ways Conventional Media Do Not -- No: Blogs Offer Nothing Important to the Public at Large -- Chapter 2 Do Blogs Have Significant Impact on American Politics? -- Yes: Blogs Have Become Indispensable to Political Campaigns -- No: Blogs Do Not Affect the Outcome of Elections -- Chapter 3 How Are Blogs Affecting American Culture? -- Chapter 4 What Ethical and Legal Issues Are Raised by Blogs?.
Summary "This anthology series covers today's most current national and international issues and contains the most important opinions of the past and present. The purpose of the series is to introduce the reader to all sides of contemporary controversies in an objective and comprehensive way. Each anthology is composed of a wide spectrum of primary sources written by many of the foremost authorities in their respective fields; the authors represent leading conservative, liberal, and centrist views. This unique approach provides students with a concise view of divergent opinions on each topic. Extensive book and periodical bibliographies and a list of organizations to contact are also included. The Current Controversies series will prove invaluable to libraries and classrooms in need of young adult materials on today's leading issues and controversies."--PUBLISHER'S WEBSITE.
Other author Engdahl, Sylvia.
Subject Blogs -- Social aspects -- United States.
Blogs -- Political aspects -- United States.
Online journalism -- United States.
Freedom of speech -- United States.
Blogs -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States.
ISBN 9780737739541 (hbk.)
0737739541 (hbk.)
9780737739558 (paperback)
073773955X (paperback)