In this episode we talk with Michael Schudson, author of The Sociology of News, recently released in its second edition. Schudson is the author of seven books and co-editor of three others concerning the history and sociology of the American news media, advertising, popular culture, Watergate and cultural memory. We discuss the changing nature of journalism, the effect of emerging technology on traditional news practices, and his new research on transparency as American value and policy.
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[...] well and bring sociological insight to broader public audiences and visiblity. In fact, our podcast team interviewed him recently about the new second edition of his well-known and widely influential Sociology of [...]