An historic study of the function of the presidential television technical adviser

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dc.contributor.advisor Tomlinson, William H. en_US Leyes, Charles C. (Charles Christopher), 1946- en_US
dc.coverage.spatial n-us--- en_US 2011-06-03T19:31:08Z 2011-06-03T19:31:08Z 1973 en_US 1973
dc.identifier LD2489.Z72 1973 .L49 en_US
dc.description.abstract This thesis has explored the function of the Presidential television technical adviser beginning with the Eisenhower and continuing through the Nixon Administrations. The persons who acted in the advisory capacity to each President analyzed in this study are: Robert Montgomery, Pierre Salinger, Robert Fleming, and Roger Ailes.This study traced the historical usage of the television medium by each President and the function that each adviser or group of advisers performed in the television appearances.It was concluded that the function of a Presidential television technical adviser has been to assist the President in his endeavor to fuse viewer experiences into a successful television image by control of a defined. area.
dc.format.extent ii, 121 leaves ; 28 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Presidents -- United States -- Press conferences. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Television in politics -- United States. en_US
dc.title An historic study of the function of the presidential television technical adviser en_US Thesis (M.A.)
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    Master's theses submitted to the Graduate School by Ball State University master's degree candidates in partial fulfillment of degree requirements.

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