The Enduring Book
David Paul Nord

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Table of Contents

The enduring book in a multimedia age / Michael Schudson
The organization of the book publishing industry / Beth Luey
Book production technology since 1945 / Patrick Henry
Markets and audiences / Linda M. Scott
Selling the product / Laura J. Miller
The right niche : consumer magazines and advertisers / David Abrahamson and Carol Polsgrove
Wounded but not slain : the orderly retreat of the American newspaper / James L. Baughman
Government censorship since 1945 / Donald A. Downs
American copyright law since 1945 / Marshall Leaffer
U.S. government publishing in the postwar era / David Paul Nord and John V. Richardson Jr.
Building on the 1940s. Section I : A D-Day for American books in Europe : Overseas Editions, Inc., 1944-1945 / John B. Hench ; Section II : the American Book Publishers Council / Don Lacy and Robert W. Frase
Editorial vision and the role of the independent publisher / Dan Simon and Tom McCarthy
Literary culture, criticism, and bibliography. Section I : cultures of letters, cultures of criticism / David D. Hall ; Section II : the critical climate / Harvey Teres ; Section III : bibliography and the meaning of "text" / David D. Hall
Magazines and the making of authors / Carol Polsgove
The oppositional press / James P. Dunky
The black press and radical print culture / Jane Rhodes
Where the customer is king : the textbook in American culture / Jonathan Zimmerman
Libraries, books, and the information age / Kenneth Cmiel
Science books since 1945 / Bruce V. Lewenstein
U.S. academic publishing in the digital age / John B. Thompson
The perseverance of print-bound saints : Protestant book publishing / Paul C. Gutjahr
Bilingual nation : Spanish-language books in the United States since the 1960s / Ilan Stavans
The enduring reader / Joan Shelley Rubin
Reading the language of the heart : the "big book" of Alcoholics Anonymous / Trysh Travis
Books and the media : the Silent spring debate / Priscilla Coit Murphy
The Chat-An-Hour Social and Cultural Club : African American women readers / Elizabeth Long
Book collecting and the book as object / Robert DeMaria Jr.
Valuing reading, writing, and books in a post-typographic world / David Reinking
Reading the data on books, newspapers, and magazines : a statistical appendix / Laura J. Miller and David Paul Nord

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [519]-597) and index.

A history of the book in America -- v. 5


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Z473 .E53 2009

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xvi, 618 p. :
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