The Press and Foreign Policy


Most of the important questions concerning the impact of the press on how the public views political issues were first raised in this classic of contemporary political science including what journalists consider news and how they establish and enforce professional norms. Cohen's theory explaining the pattern of news coverage is the most far-reaching and persuasive in the literature.

Bernard C. Cohen
Publication date: 
November 29, 1963
Publication type: 
BP3 Classics