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Author Ranson, Edward.

Title The Role of Radio in the American Presidential Election of 1924 [electronic resource] : How a New Communications Technology Shapes the Political Process.

Imprint Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press, 2010.

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Description 1 online resource (188 pages)
Summary This study investigates how. for the first time the new medium of radio impacted upon a presidential campaign. Prior to 1924 candidates were known to the public by their photographs and by the printed versions of their major speeches published in the press. Beginning in 1924, however, party standard-bearers were recognized by their voices.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The early years of radio -- Calvin Coolidge as a radio personality -- Radio and the national conventions -- Radio in the campaign -- Radio and the election result.
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Subject Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933.
Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933.
Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1924.
Radio broadcasting -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Communication in politics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Social change -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1923-1929.
Presidential candidates -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Political campaigns -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
History.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: 9780773437029
ISBN 9780773429529
0773429522
9780773437029
0773437029