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Carter, Hodding

Overview
Works: 37 works in 53 publications in 1 language and 794 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Nonfiction films  Drama  Case studies  Personal narratives‡vIranian  Forecasts  Interviews  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: E185.93.M6, 323.11960730762
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hodding Carter
Booker's place : a Mississippi story( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1966 Frank De Felitta made a documentary for NBC News about life for Southerners in Mississippi. The content of the film upset many white Southerners and led to the beating of a black man, Booker Wright, the loss of his job, and eventually his murder. Forty-six years later Booker's granddaughter, Yvette Johnson, and Frank's son, director Raymond DeFelitta, are on a quest to discover who Booker was and how he changed life for black people
Jobs, not what they used to be the new face of work in America( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines transforming changes occurring with work and jobs in the United States
So great a good; a history of the Episcopal Church in Louisiana and of Christ Church Cathedral, 1805-1955 by Hodding Carter( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When good journalists do bad things truthtelling and the public trust( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines two prominent news stories where good journalists did bad things. The first was on Nov. 17, 1992, when NBC News aired a story on Dateline News magazine about the potential hazards of General Motors trucks. The second story went to press on Feb. 16, 1993, where USA Today did a front page story and photo of Los Angeles gang members and their guns. In both cases, something went wrong. Individuals who have a direct interest and knowledge of the specifics of the cases discuss the issues involved
Black pols/white press a film( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hodding Carter reports on the feud between Chicago's black mayor Harold Washington and the predominantly white press corps. Walter Jacobsen charges that the mayor's office refuses to be accountable for its actions. Mayor Washington's office responds that Jacobsens's broadcasts are sensational and slanted by racial basis. Members of the mayor's staff and Dr. Charles Hamilton offer their views on the adversarial relationshiop of black politicians and the primarily white press
Absence of malice fact or fiction( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hodding Carter leads a panel discussion on the movie "Absence of malice" with emphasis on the news business and journalistic ethics
Civic journalism( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A look at how journalists are reaching out to the people they serve to enrich the reporting process and invigorate civic life"--Cassette label
Civic journalism it's (more than) just good journalism( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Civic journalism ... [is] an attitude you take into work with you that we have an obligation as journalists to do our journalism in a way that re-engages people."--Cassette box
Whose news is it?( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates President Reagan's press blackout of the American invasion of Grenada in 1983. Asks whether journalists threaten the national security, whether the U.S. government misinformed the public about the invasion, and whether trust is eroding between the press and the public
Photo opportunity( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the journalistic standards brought into focus after television news crews from a small Alabama station kept their cameras rolling after a man set himself on fire
The evolution of revolution( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Carter administration, Iranian students seized the American embassy in Tehran--and 53 American hostages--to begin a standoff that lasted until Ronald Reagan's inauguration 444 days later. What factors prompted that act of terrorism? This program examines the history of America's relations with Iran and the consequences of an American foreign policy shaped more by a desire to protect an oil-dependent standard of living and opposition to communist expansion than to promote democracy
What's a nice guy like you doing in local TV news?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hodding Carter hosts this program which visits three local TV stations and interviews their news anchors: Ralph Renick of WTVJ/Miami, Dave Moore of WCCO-TV/Minneapolis and Jerry Dunphy of KABC-TV/Los Angeles. The program concludes with the opinions of Charles Kuralt of CBS
Fall River spectacle( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the pros and cons of allowing the media in the courtroom to televise a gang rape trial in New Bedford, Massachusetts
Whose news is it? by Hodding Carter( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The press and the White House freedom from information?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The attempt by the White House to control the flow and content of administration news is discussed by Mr. Carter, Jack Anderson, Barry Dunsmore, and John Lofton
Scandals at the check-out counter( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the journalistic practices and philosophy behind supermarket tabloids. Looks at how one company, Globe Communications, develops its stories and the impact such tabloids have had on other forms of popular communication
Living double lives( Visual )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the psychological impact of living in the nuclear age, featuring Colleen Dewhurst, Robert J. Lifton, and Hodding Carter
See how they run( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presidential campaigning in Iowa. Does TV/Radio enhance the political process in a democracy?
The Military budget dollars and defense( Visual )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Hodding Carter poses important questions about the military budget, such as: Is the military's share of the national budget under President Reagan smaller or larger than it was in previous administration? Is military spending good for the economy? Among the experts debating these questions are Congresswoman Pat Schroeder (Dem.) of Colorado; Sen. Mark Hatfield (Rep.) of Oregon; and Gen. David Jones (USAF), former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Baptism by fire( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the effects on the townspeople of the hit-and-run journalism of an insensitive press in their coverage of the mine fire which has been burning underground for nearly twenty years in Centralia, Pa
 
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Alternative Names
Carter, Hodding III

Carter, William Hodding III

Languages
English (36)