The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone On The Media by Brooke GladstoneThe Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone On The Media by Brooke Gladstone

The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone On The Media

byBrooke Gladstone, Josh Neufeld

Paperback | May 8, 2012

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A million listeners trust NPR's Brooke Gladstone to guide them through the complexities of the modern media. Bursting onto the page in vivid comics by acclaimed artist Josh Neufeld, this brilliant radio personality guides us through two millennia of media history, debunking the notion that "The Media" is an external force beyond our control and equipping us to be savvy consumers and shapers of the news.
Brooke Gladstone is cohost of NPR’s On the Media and former senior editor of All Things Considered. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.Josh Neufeld is the author of the New York Times bestseller A. D.: New Orleans After the Deluge and A Few Perfect Hours. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Title:The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone On The MediaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 9.03 × 7.02 × 0.51 inPublished:May 8, 2012Publisher:WW NortonLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0393342468

ISBN - 13:9780393342468


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good book on the subject Enjoyed the book; Given the comic book format it still managed to hit many important areas at a suitable level of detail. Easy to read and provides good examples and pointers for further personal research.
Date published: 2013-01-09

Editorial Reviews

It’s easy to imagine The Influencing Machine becoming mandatory reading in journalism classes around the country. — Philadelphia Inquirer

One of the coolest and most charming book releases of this year. — The Atlantic

A comic book with zest and brains—and it just might help a reader understand the brave new world. — The New Yorker

A great book. — Stephen Colbert