Dictionary of nineteenth-century journalism in Great-Britain and Ireland
Brake, Laurel, Demoor, Marysa, Beetham, Margaret, Dawson, Gowan, Dekker, Odin, Haywood, Ian, Hughes, Linda K., Humpherys, Anne, Jones, Aled, King, Andrew, Knight, Mark, Law, Cheryl, Maidment, Brian, Shattock, Joanne, Tilley, Elizabeth, Turner, Mark W. and Wood, John (Eds.) (2008) Dictionary of nineteenth-century journalism in Great-Britain and Ireland. The British Library / Academia Press, London, UK / Ghent, Belgium. ISBN 978 0 7123 5039 6 / 978 90 382 1340 8Full text not available from this repository.
The Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism is a large-scale reference work covering the journalism industry in 19th century Britain. Its comprehensive representation of diverse facets of the industry provides a snapshot of the press, from journalist to reader. Its 1700 entries, by an international team of experts and researchers, reflect the range of the press, including art, children, illustration, literature, religion, sports, politics, local and regional titles, satire, and trade journals. DNCJ includes newspapers and periodicals in England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Here you will find entries on journals, journalists, illustrators, editors, publishers, proprietors, printers, and topics such as Advertising, Frequency, Magazine Day, Printing Presses, Readership, Social Science and the Press, and War and Journalism. A team of 13 Associate Editors and two co-editors have shaped it, in collaboration with the research community, commissioning authoritative new research. Extensive Indexes, a bibliography, and a chronology enhance the coverage of this burgeoning field.
|Item Type:||Edited Book|
|Additional Information:|| This dictionary has been shaped by two editors, Laurel Brake & Marysa Demoor, and a team of associate editors - including Andrew King - in collaboration with the research community.  This book was co-winner of the Colby Prize for the best scholarly book of the year (2009) in the field of Victorian periodicals.  Published by The British Library 1 Dec 2008 and by Academia Press 15 Jan 2009|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||journalism, print media, print history, press history, Victorian, nineteenth-century|
|Subjects:||P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)|
P Language and Literature > PR English literature
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Humanities & Social Sciences|
School of Humanities & Social Sciences > Department of Communications & Creative Arts
|Last Modified:||19 Jun 2012 14:31|
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