A Communicative Analysis of the Role of Television Coverage of the 1968 Democratic National Convention

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This study investigates how television coverage of the 1968 Democratic National Convention largely determined the negative public impression of the convention and its candidate. The coverage had a definite effect on the workings of the convention through the images and information it conveyed to the delegates. The coverage also shaped the broadcast picture of the event by linking the convention to the violence in the streets.

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Scheibal, William J. December 1974.

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This study investigates how television coverage of the 1968 Democratic National Convention largely determined the negative public impression of the convention and its candidate. The coverage had a definite effect on the workings of the convention through the images and information it conveyed to the delegates. The coverage also shaped the broadcast picture of the event by linking the convention to the violence in the streets.

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Scheibal, William J. A Communicative Analysis of the Role of Television Coverage of the 1968 Democratic National Convention, thesis, December 1974; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc663085/: accessed August 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .