WorldCat Identities

Powers, Steve Ph. D.

Works: 4 works in 25 publications in 3 languages and 1,376 library holdings
Classifications: PN4888.T4, 070.195
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Steve Powers
How to watch TV news by Neil Postman( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America is suffering from an information glut, and most Americans are no longer clear about what news is worth remembering or how any of it connects to anything else. Thus Americans are rapidly becoming the least knowledgeable people in the industrial world. For anyone who wants to control--not be controlled by--the powerful influence of television, How to Watch TV News shows you how to become a discerning viewer
How to watch TV news by Neil Postman( )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neil Postman, an author and academic, and Steve Powers, a television journalist, reveal the difference between what TV news says it is presenting and what it actually delivers, entertainment fodder versus genuine news. They explain why TV news has become a "cash cow," pointing to the symbiotic relationship between TV news and advertising. They also stress that anyone who relies exclusively on television for his or her knowledge of the world is making a serious mistake
Diane Boardman TV News Clips [and] Still Incandescence( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reel 1 consists of two news segments about the choreographer, dancer Diane Boardman as her first performance approaches since she was attached in her apartment and stabbed in the heart by a burgler. Reel 2 is the performance of the work discussed in the news segments, entitled, Still Incandescence
Televizyon haberlerini izlemek by Neil Postman( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in Turkish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.29 (from 0.26 for How to wat ... to 0.83 for Diane Boar ...)

How to watch TV news
How to watch TV news