Search - List of Books by Robert W. McChesney

Robert Waterman McChesney is an American professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is the Gutgsell Endowed Professor in the Department of Communication. His work concentrates on the history and political economy of communication, emphasizing the role media play in democratic and capitalist societies. He is the President and co-founder of Free Press, a national media reform organization. McChesney also hosts the “Media Matters” weekly radio program every Sunday afternoon on WILL-AM radio; it is the top-rated program in its time slot in the Champaign-Urbana area.

McChesney has written or edited seventeen books. He has also written more than 150 journal articles and book chapters and another 200 newspaper pieces, magazine articles and book reviews. His work has been translated into twenty-one languages. Since launching his academic career in the late 1980s, McChesney has made some 500 conference presentations and visiting guest lectures as well as more than 600 radio and television appearances. He has been the subject of more than 70 published profiles and interviews. In 2001 Adbusters Magazine named him one of the “Nine Pioneers of Mental Environmentalism.” Utne Reader in 2008 listed him as one of their "50 visionaries who are changing the world".

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Total Books: 24
Digital Disconnect
2014 - Digital Disconnect (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781620970317
ISBN-10: 1620970317
Genres: Business & Money, Computers & Technology
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Dollarocracy How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America
Dollarocracy How Billionaires Are Buying Our Democracy and What We Can Do About It
Digital Disconnect How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Against Democracy
2013 - Digital Disconnect How Capitalism Is Turning the Internet Against Democracy (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781595588678
ISBN-10: 1595588671
Genre: Computers & Technology
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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The Endless Crisis How Monopoly-Finance Capital
2012 - The Endless Crisis How Monopoly-finance Capital (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781583673133
ISBN-10: 158367313X
Genre: Business & Money
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The Death and Life of American Journalism The Media Revolution that Will Begin the World Again
Communication Revolution Critical Junctures and the Future of Media
2008 - Communication Revolution Critical Junctures and the Future of Media (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781595584137
ISBN-10: 1595584137
Genre: Nonfiction
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Pox Americana
2006 - Pox Americana (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9788187879787
ISBN-10: 8187879785
Genre: Nonfiction
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Tragedy  Farce How the American Media Sell Wars Spin Elections and Destroy Democracy
Tragedy and Farce How the American Media Sell Wars Spin Elections and Destroy Democracy
2005 - Tragedy and Farce How the American Media Sell Wars Spin Elections and Destroy Democracy (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781595580160
ISBN-10: 1595580166
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
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The Problem of the Media US Communication Politics in the Twenty-First Century
Our Media Not Theirs The Democratic Struggle Against Corporate Media
2002 - Our Media Not Theirs the Democratic Struggle Against Corporate Media [Open Media Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781583225493
ISBN-10: 1583225498
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Appeal to Reason The First 25 Years of In These Times
2002 - Appeal to Reason the First 25 Years of in These Times (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781583222751
ISBN-10: 1583222758
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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Rich Media Poor Democracy Communication Politics in Dubious Times
2000 - Rich Media Poor Democracy Communication Politics in Dubious Times (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781565846340
ISBN-10: 1565846346
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Los medios globales / The Global Media Los Nuevos Misioneros del Capitalismo Corporativo / The New Missionaries of Corporate Capitalism
Profit over People Neoliberalism and Global Order
1998 - Profit Over People Neoliberalism and Global Order (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781888363890
ISBN-10: 1888363894
Genres: Business & Money, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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Profit Over People Neoliberalism Global Order
1998 - Profit Over People Neoliberalism Global Order (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781888363821
ISBN-10: 1888363827
Genres: Business & Money, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Corporate Media and the Threat to Democracy
1997 - Corporate Media and the Threat to Democracy [Open Media Pamphlet Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781888363470
ISBN-10: 1888363479
Genres: Reference, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Telecommunications Mass Media and Democracy The Battle for the Control of US Broadcasting 1928-1935
1994 - Telecommunications Mass Media and Democracy the Battle for the Control of Us Broadcasting 1928-1935 (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780195093940
ISBN-10: 0195093941
Genres: Reference, Nonfiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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