Works Cited for The Effects of TV

Listed below are the works cited for my book, The Effects of TV: How To Be Happy and Live the Good Life.

Aristotle. Nicomachean Ethics. Trans. Christopher Rowe.Oxford:Oxford UP, 2002.

Aristotle, The Complete Works of Aristotle. Ed. Jonathan Barne.Princeton UP, 1984.

Aristotle. A New Aristotle Reader. Ed. J. L. Ackrill. Princeton UP, 1987.

Arnaud, David and LeBon, Tim. “Practical and Theoretical Wisdom.” Practical Philosophy 3.1 (2000): 6-9.

“Audience Segments in a Changing News Environment.” The PewResearchCenter For the People & The Press.17 Aug. 2008.19 Mar. 2009 <>.

Baehr, Jason. “Character, Reliability, and Virtue Epistemology.” The Philosophical Quarterly 56.223 (2006): 193-212.

Barstow, David. “Behind TV Analysts, Pentagon’s Hidden Hand.” The New York Times.20 April 2008.22 April 2008.

Bauerlein, Mark. The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (Or, Don’t Trust Anyone Under 30).New York: Tarcher, 2008.

Berlin, Isaiah. Russian Thinkers.New York: Viking Press, 1978.

Bernstein, Rhona J. “Acting Live”. Reality Squared. Ed. James Friedman.New Brunswick:Rutgers UP, 2002.

Bloom, Allan. The Closing of the American Mind.New York: Simon & Schuster, 1988.

Brenton, Sam and Cohen, Reuben. Shooting People: Adventures in Reality TV. London: Verso, 2003.

Broadie, Sarah. Philosophical Introduction. Nicomachean Ethics. By Aristotle. Trans. Christopher Rowe.New York:Oxford: UP, 2002. 9-91.

Brown, Jennifer. “Plato’s Republic as an Early Study of Media Bias and a Charter for Prosaic Education.” American Anthropologist 74(1972): 672-675.

Bruton, Samuel. Letter to the author.19 Mar. 2009.

Bruton, Samuel. “Re: Thesis” E-mail to the author.18 Aug. 2008.

Bryant, Jennings., Paul Comisky, and Dolf Zillmann. “Drama in Sports Commentary.” Journal of Communication 27 (1977): 140-149.

Caldwell, John. “Prime-Time Fiction Theorizes the Docu-Real.” Reality Squared. Ed. James Friedman.New Brunswick:Rutgers UP, 2002.

Carr, Nicholas. “Is Google Making Us Stupid?.” The Atlantic Jul.-Aug. 2008.18 Nov. 2008 <>.

Center for Media Literacy. “14A_CCKQPoster.pdf.” Poster. Center for Media Literacy.17 Mar. 2009. <>

Chandler, Joan M. Television and National Sport: The United States and Britain.Urbana andChicago: U ofIllinois P, 1988.

Elliot, Carl and Jeffrey Kahn. “Docs on the Box Or, How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Tube.” The HastingsCenter Report 24.6(1994): 22-23.

Engel, Jennifer Floyd. “There’s no trouble brewing between Terence Newman and Tony.” Mar. 2009.21 Mar. 2009 <>.

Farmer, John. “Cerebral Obama Risks Losing Average Folks.” The Plain Dealer23 Aug. 2008.3 Mar. 2009 <>

Fetveit, Arild. “Reality TV in the Digital Era.” Reality Squared.New Brunswick:Rutgers UP, 2002.

Finn, ChesterE. Jr., and Diane Ravitch. What Do Our 17-Year-Olds Know: A Report on the First National Assessment of History and Literature.New York: HarperCollins, 1989.

Frede, Dorothea. “The Cognitive Role of Phantasia in Aristotle.” Essays on Aristotle’s DeAnima. Eds. Martha C. Nussbaum and Amelie Oksenberg Rorty.Oxford: Clarendon , 1992.

Friedman, James. Introduction. Reality Squared.New Brunswick:Rutgers UP, 2002. 1-22

Hall, Stuart. “Encoding/decoding.” Culture, Media, Language.London:Hutchinson, 1980.

“Headache(Sudden severe): find medical diseases by symptoms.” Free Online Medical Diagnosis by Symptoms.18 Nov. 2008 <>.

Heffner, Richard D. “Last Gasp of the Gutenbergs.” Los Angeles Times19 Feb. 1992.

Herr, Norman. “Television & Health.” CaliforniaStateUniversity, Northridge. 2007. The Sourcebook for Teaching Science.13 September 2008 <>.

Hobbs, Renee and Rochard Frost. “Measuring the Acquisition of Media-Literacy Skills.” Reading Research Quarterly 38(2003): 330-355.

Holt, Lynn. Apprehension: Reason in the Absence of Rules.Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002.

Hughes, Gerard J. Routledge Philosophy GuideBook to Aristotle on Ethics.London: Routledge, 2001.

Intercollegiate Studies Institute. Major Findings.13 December 2008<>.

Jacoby, Susan. The Age of American Unreason.New York: Pantheon, 2008.

Jhally, Sut. Advertising and the End of the World. VHS. Media Education Foundation, 1997.

Kahneman, Daniel, Ed Diener, and Norbert Schwarz. Well-being: The Foundation of Hedonic Psychology.New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1999.

Kaplan, Martin, Ken Goldstein, and Matthew Hale. Local News Coverage of the 2004 Campaigns.15 February 2005.18 January 2009. <>.

Kellner, Douglas. Television and the Crisis of Democracy.Oxford: Westview Press, 1990.

Kenny, Anthony. The Aristotelian Ethics: A Study of the Relationship between the Eudemian and Nicomachean Ethics of Aristotle.New York:Oxford UP, 1978.

Kittler, Friedrich A. Gramophone, Film, Typewriter. Stanford: Stanford UP, 1999.

Lewis, Justin. “The Meaning of Real Life.” Reality TV: Remaking Television Culture. Eds. Susan Murray and Laurie Ouellette.New York:New York UP, 2004.

Malik, Kenan, and Tara Brabazon. “Analysis:”BBCRadio.London.12 Mar. 2009. Transcript.BBCNews.12 Mar. 2009. <>.

Markoff, John. “Self-diagnosis on Web shown to lead to a fear of the worst.” International Herald Tribune.25 Nov 2008.. <>.

McPartland, Thomas J. Lonergan and the Philosophy of Historical Existence (Eric Voegelin Institute Series in Political Philosophy).Columbia: U of Missouri P, 2001.

Media Awareness Network. “The Good Things About Television.” 2009.3 March 2009. <>.

Milbank, Dana. “Curtains Ordered for Media Coverage of Returning Coffins.” The Washington Post.21 October 2003. 5 May 2007. <>.

Miller, Toby. “Tomorrow Will Be… Risky and Disciplined.” Reality Squared. Ed. James Friedman.New Brunswick:Rutgers UP, 2002.

Moravcsik, Julius. “Understanding and Knowledge in Plato’s Philosophy.” Neue Hefte fur Philosophie 16 (1979): 53-69.

Myers, David. “The Secret to Happiness” Yes!. 2004. Accessed:12 November 2008.>.

The Nielsen Company. Top TV Ratings. 2009.3 March 2009. <>.

Nietzsche, Frederich, Elisabeth Förster-Nietzsche, and Peter Gast. F.N. Briefwechsel IV. Berlin-Leipzig: 1902.

Postman, Neil. Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business. 20th Anniversary Edition.New York: Penguin, 2006.

Postman, Neil, and Steve Powers. How to Watch TV News.Boston: Penguin, 1992.

Potter, James. The 11 Myths of Media Violence.Thousand Oaks,CA: Sage, 2003

Plato. The Collected Dialogues of Plato. Eds. Edith Hamilton andHuntingtonCairns. Trans. Paul Shorey.Princeton:Princeton UP, 1961.

Presbrey, Frank. The History and Development of Advertising. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Doran and Co., 1929.

“Reading at Risk.” National Endowment for the Arts.20 Mar. 2009<>.

Rees, Joe. “Perception, Particular, and Universals: Aristotle’s Perceiver Explained. Pharmakon Fall 2008.


Reeve, C.D.C. Practice of Reason, Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics.Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1995.

Robinson, John P., and Steven Martin. “What Do Happy People Do?” Social Indicators Research 89 (2008): 565-571.

Rorty, Amelie. “The Place of Contemplation in Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics.” Mind 87 (1978): 343-358.

Share, Jeff, Tessa Jolls, and Elizabeth Thoman. “Five Key Questions That Can Change the World.” Center for Media Literacy.17 Mar. 2009 <>.

Sifry, Micah L., and Andrew Rasiej. “Welcome to the Age of the Soundblast.” Politico26 Mar. 2008.18 Nov. 2008 <>

Sommers, Christina Hoff. Who Stole Feminism? How Women Have Betrayed Women.New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994.

Sosa, Ernest. Knowledge in PerspectiveCambridge:Cambridge UP, 1991.

Smith, Frank. The Glass Wall: Why Mathematics Can Seem Difficult.New York: Teachers College P, 2002.

Story, Louise. “Anywhere the Eye Can See, It’s Likely to See an Ad,” The New York Times.15 January 2007. 13 December 2008.<>.

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Wenner, Lawrence A. “Media, Sports, and Society: The Research Agenda.” Media, Sports, and Society. Ed. Lawrence Wenner.NewburyPark: Sage, 1989.

West, Dave. “Big Brother 9 – News – BB net feed axed due to lack of viewers.” Showbiz, entertainment and media news – Digital Spy.2 July 2008.21 Mar. 2009 <>.

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Wilson, Cintra. Colors Insulting to Nature.New York: HarperCollins, 2004.

Wilson, Pamela. “Jamming Big Brother.” Reality TV: Remaking Television Culture. Eds. Susan Murray and Laurie Ouellette.New York:New York UP, 2004.

Zagzebski, Linda Trinkaus. Virtues of the Mind.Cambridge:Cambridge UP, 1996.