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The Price of Truth: The Story of the Reuters Millions

By: 'JOHN LAWRENSON, LIONEL BARBER'

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, SPHERE: 1986

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 23400342

ISBN: 0722154879

Condition: Good


0722154879 183 pages including index. What is a solemn undertaking when there are millions to be made? What is Truth worth when it can be sold off to the highest bidder? This astonishing book reveals how the Press Barons faced these quesitons - and chose hard cash. The consequences of that choice will be felt for years to come. Remainder mark upon top edge. Price sticker remnant atop front cover. Average wear. Unmarked. Solid copy. View more info

The Media-Wise Family

By: Baehr, Theodore; Baehr, Ted

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Chariot Victor Publishing: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 44205792

ISBN: 0781403014

Condition: Very Good


0781403014 423 pages with references. What are your kid's watching? Do you know the impact of their entertainment choices? A Christian family guide to making morally and spiritually responsible decisions about movies, TV, and multimedia. "For every parent who feels frustrated and powerless to protect their children from an ever-more powerful electronic culture saturated with sex, violence, and degredation." - Sen. Joe Lieberman View more info

Trade Unions and the Media (Critical Texts in Social Work and the Welfare State)

By: Beharrell, Peter; Philo, Greg

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, Palgrave Macmillan: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23407207

ISBN: 0333220552

Condition: Very Good


0333220552 150 pages including bibliography. A collection of essays by mass communications researchers and trade unionists who are concerned about communicating their viewpoint through the news media. Contends that much of what passes for neutral factual reporting is highly contentious and produced from within a partial viewpoint. View more info

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Public Relations

By: Bernays, Edward (editor)

Price: $650.00

Publisher: USA, University of Oklahoma Press: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 614H0336

ISBN: B000WGADDG

Condition: Fair


B000WGADDG First edition of this public relations classic. 374 pages. Suggested reading list. Index. Bernays "presents his conception of public relations, a profession he helped to found: its importance to individuals, organizations, governments. His ideas, backed by years of successful practice, offer a sound basis for public relations." - from dust jacket (not included with this copy). Author, a nephew of Sigmund Freud, conducted many influential large-sc... View more info

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Crystallizing Public Opinion

By: Bernays, Edward L.

Price: $6,500.00

Publisher: New York, Boni and Liveright: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 227A7944

Condition: Good


218 pages. Bernays was a nephew of Sigmund Freud and in recent years has come to be known as "The Father of Spin." In this very rare first edition copy Bernays "... Tries to set down the broad principles that govern the new profession of public relations counsel... This profession in a few years has developed from the status of circus agent to what is obviously an important position in the conduct of the world's affairs." - from Foreward. Sections incl... View more info

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Biography of an Idea: Memoirs of Public Relations Counsel Edward L. Bernays

By: Bernays, Edward L.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster and T.B. Harms Company: 1965

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 237C9274

Condition: Good


849 pages including index and black and white photographic plates. "...Bernays is the pioneer who did more than anyone else to establish the principles, practices and ethics of public relations... Here he describes the many national movements, social beliefs, trends, fashions and fads that have been the result of his carefully planned public relations activities... Reveals the secrets, the techniques, the causes and consequences of his glamorous and crucial, yet lit... View more info

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Biography of an Idea: Memoirs of Public Relations Counsel Edward L. Bernays *ABRIDGED AUDIOBOOK COMPLETE IN TWO TAPES WITH CASE*

By: Bernays, Edward L.

Price: $399.95

Publisher: USA, Newstrack: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106C9885

Condition: Good


"Public relations Counsel Edward L. Bernays was the advisor of presidents from Coolidge through Eisehhower, and his clients included the United States Government." - from case. Narrated by Merwin Smith. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Speak Up for Democracy - What You Can Do: A Practical Plan of Action for Every American Citizen

By: Bernays, Edward L.

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1941

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 134G3702

Condition: Good


128 pages. Second printing of the 1940 first edition. Specially printed in connection with the national program of Appreciate America Inc. "At this very moment attempts directed, financed, or encouraged from Europe, Asia, and even from within our borders are being made to destroy our national unity and morale, to create and enlarge differences among us which might make for confusion, panic, and collapse, if we were attacked by an enemy." - from page vii. Bern... View more info

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Propaganda

By: Bernays, Edward L.

Price: $4,500.00

Publisher: New York, Horace Liveright: 1930

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 238G3738

Condition: Good


159 pages. Third printing of the 1928 first edition. The landmark work by the man who has come to be known as "The Father of Spin." "The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society. Those who manipulate this unseen mechanism of society constitute an invisible government which is the true ruling power of our country." - from page 9. Chapters include: Organizing... View more info

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Biography of an Idea: Memoirs of Public Relations Counsel Edward L. Bernays

By: Bernays, Edward L. (Signed)

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster and T.B. Harms Company: 1965

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 106C8447

Condition: Good


Signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper. 849 pages including index and black and white photographic plates. "... Author is the pioneer who did more than anyone else to establish the principles, practices and ethics of public relations... Mr. Bernays describes the many national movements, social beliefs, trends, fashions and fads that have resulted from his carefully planned public relations activities. He reveals the secrets, the techniques, the c... View more info

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The Engineering of Consent

By: Bernays, Edward L. - Editor: Contributors: Cutler, Howard W.; Dodge, Sherwood; Fine, Benjamin; Fleischman, Doris; Ginsburgh, A. Robert; Jones, John Price; Samstag, Nicholas

Price: $1,995.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, U.S.A., University of Oklahoma Press: 1969

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 237G3739

Condition: Good


246 pages. Index. Third printing of the 1955 first edition. "A well-planned public relations program, says Edward L. Bernays, U.S. Publicist Number 1, is executed in accordance with scientific principles. This book is based on the findings of social scientists, whose dispassionate approach and methods may be likened to those of the engineering professions... A systematic presentation of the principal organizational problems in any public relations undertaking.... View more info

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The Case for Reappraisal of U.S. Overseas Information Policies and Programs, Incorporating Congressman Fascell's Report

By: Bernays, Edward L.; Hershey, Burnet: Editors

Price: $1,495.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Praeger: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116G3740

Condition: Fair


316 pages. Published in cooperation with The Emergency Committee for Reappraisal of U.S. Overseas Policies and Programs, and The Overseas Press Club Foundation, Edward R. Murrow Memorial Fund. In light of the communications revolution of the last fifty years, this work addresses the urgent need for the U.S. Overseas Information Agency (USIA) to "be brought into line with changed political conditions, the new techniques of communication, and the findings of social s... View more info

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Servant or Master? A Casebook of Mass Media

By: Braithwaite, Max

Price: $39.95

Publisher: The Book Society of Canada Limited: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 234A7548

ISBN: 0772550085

Condition: Good


0772550085 136 pages. Although the subject matter is now dated, the concepts presented herein remain most valuable for educating readers, young and old, on how to see through the disinformation which constitutes much of today's big media. School stamp inside front cover else clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Sound copy. View more info

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The Saturday Evening Post Magazine, December 10, 1949 - God Won't Stay Underground in Russia / Edward R. Murrow

By: Byrd, Sigman; Crowe, Cecily Teague; Bosworth, Jim and Allan; Dinesen, Isak; Smith, Lt. Gen. Walter Bedell; Pinkerton, Robert E.; Zolotow, Maurice; and More

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2159

Condition: Good


156 pages. Features: Nice Christmas-theme 1-page color ad for General Electric's 'Daylight Television'; Half-page color Christmas ad for REO deluxe Trimalwan mowers; 2-page color-photo ad for Elgin watches features 'best dressed' Mrs. Mandel of Chicago and James (Jimmy) Stewart, starring in 'Broken Arrow'; Color ad for Knapp Monarch appliances features Claudette Colbert; Nice 1-page color Christmas ad for Eversharp Pens; 2-page color Christmas ad for Bulova watches; Nic... View more info

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The Saturday Evening Post Magazine, November 19, 1949 - Housekeeping Headaches in a Police State

By: Carse, Robert; Kempton, Kenneth Payson; Ellerbe, Paul; Stern, Richard; Smith, Lt. Gen. Walter Bedell; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2161

Condition: Good


164 pages. Features: 1-page color ad for Champion Spark Plugs features dog in ear muffs; Van Heusen shirt ad features leggy chorus line; Color ad for the Sunbeam Shavemaster; Nice 1-page color ad for Jarman shoes; Color ad for Chris Craft boats; Dictator in Sheep's Clothing - the baffling David Dubinsky of the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union (ILG / ILGWU) - article with photos; Cornered (fiction); Housekeeping Headaches in a Police State - Part 2 of 'My Thre... View more info

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Making the News: A Times Colonist Look at 150 Years of History

By: Dave Obee

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Times Colonist: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 856C7148

ISBN: 0980919304

Condition: Fine


0980919304 174 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated in black and white and colour with wonderful archival photos. "Traces the evolution of Victoria, British Columbia as well as the Times Colonist newspaper ...not only about the news but also about the community as a whole. It is about a newspaper's relationship with its readers, which can reflect or challenge the social outlook of time." - from dust jacket. Remainder dot to bottom edge of text, otherwise clea... View more info

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Here We go Again

By: Doug Collins

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Colpress: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 234G4030

ISBN: 0968415008

Condition: Good


0968415008 177 pages. "Being a compendium of columns from the writer the New Democratic Party government of B.C. (British Columbia) and its Human Rights Commission tried to silence, and his fight against censorship." - subtitle. Author was one of the strongest crusaders for free speech in Canadian history. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Radio in Wartime

By: Dryer, Sherman H.; Bernays, Edward L.; Lerner, Max; Corwin, Norman; Landry, Robert; Obeler, Arch; Lasswell, Harold; Schoenfeld, Bernard

Price: $750.00

Publisher: New York, Greenburg Publisher: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 643H3537

Condition: Good


xiv, 384 pages. "The first authoritative book about the wartime use of radio in the United States. What fundamental policies should govern creative Radio in wartime? How effective are such broadcasts? What skills and techniques are most useful in the writing, producing and directing of American Radio in wartime? This book will open your eyes - and ears. It will tell you, the radio listener, how to detect propaganda - and how to create and put effective propagan... View more info

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Public Relations

By: Edward L. Bernays

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, University of Oklahoma Press: 1970

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 163A0797

ISBN: 0806102438

Condition: Fine


0806102438 374 pages. Suggested reading. Index. "Presents here his conception of public relations, a profession he helped to found: its importance to individuals, organizations, governments. His ideas, backed by years of successful practice, offer a sound basis for public relations." - from dust jacket. Author, a nephew of Sigmund Freud, conducted many important public relations exercises and has come to be known as the "Father of Spin." His techniq... View more info

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Crystallizing Public Opinion

By: Edward L. Bernays

Price: $3,500.00

Publisher: New York, Boni and Liveright: 1926

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 227G1852

ISBN: B000HEAAKY

Condition: Good


B000HEAAKY 218 pages. Second printing of the 1923 first edition. "The first book to be devoted exclusively to an occupation which is gradually becoming of overwhelming national importance." - N.Y. Times Book Review. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding tight. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A quality vintage copy of this highly significant work. A wonderful addition to the bookshelf of any prominent public relations pr... View more info