Alain De Botton (2014): The News: A User's Manual. Pantheon, 1st Edition.
The ultimate guide for our frenzied era, certain to bring
calm, understanding and a measure of sanity to our daily (perhaps even hourly) interactions with the news machine.
René J. Cappon (1999): Associated Press Guide to News Writing: The Resource for Professional Journalists. Peterson's; 3 edition (1999)
Rene J. Cappon is the General News Editor of the Associated Press, the oldest and largest news organization in the world, serving as a
source of news, photos, graphics, audio and video for more than one billion people a day. His guide is recognized as the standard
professional resource for both novice and experienced news writers.
Gabriel Sherman (2014): The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News--and Divided a Country.
A deeply reported journey inside the secretive world of Fox News and the life of its combative, visionary founder. New York magazine
reporter Gabriel Sherman brings Ailes’s unique genius to life, along with the outsize personalities of Bill O’Reilly, Sean Hannity,
Megyn Kelly, Sarah Palin, Karl Rove, Glenn Beck, Mike Huckabee, and others.
Edward Bernays (2004): Propoaganda. Ig Publishing.
A seminal and controversial figure in the history of political thought and public relations, Edward Bernays (1891–1995), pioneered the
scientific technique of shaping and manipulating public opinion, which he famously dubbed “engineering of consent.”
Associated Press (2014): The Associated Press Stylebook 2014. Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on
The style of the Associated Press is the gold standard for news writing. The AP Stylebook is the one reference that all writers,
editors, and students cannot afford to be without.