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Suffrage as News: Ten Dailies’ Coverage of the Nineteenth Amendment

"Suffrage as News: Ten Dailies' Coverage of the Nineteenth Amendment." Anne Messerly Cooper. American Journalism, Vol. 1, Issue 1, July/Summer 1983, pp. 75-92.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Academic Paper, Newspapers

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The article presents an analysis on the national coverage of the woman’s suffrage movement and the enactment of the Nineteenth Amendment in the U.S. It mentions that the said amendment focused on the tone of and the prominence given to both. It provides examinations on newspapers and magazines towards the progress of the amendment following debates on it advantages and disadvantages. It notes questions regarding the prominence of suffrage on the news agenda and its portrayal as either negative, long overdue or neutral.

Accession No.: 74969844

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