By David B. Sachsman

After the War provides a wide ranging view of social, political, and monetary switch in post-Civil conflict the United States through studying its journalism, from assurance of politics and Reconstruction to sensational reporting and pictures of the yankee humans. The alterations in the USA in this time have been so dramatic that they reworked the social constitution of the rustic and the character of journalism. via the 1870s and Eighties, new types of day-by-day newspapers had built. New Journalism ultimately gave upward thrust to Yellow Journalism, leading to big-city newspapers that have been more and more sensationalistic, exciting, and designed to draw every body. the photographs of the nation’s humans as obvious via journalistic eyes, from insurance of immigrants to tales approximately African American "Black fiends" and local American "savages," inform a colourful tale that may interact students and scholars of heritage, journalism, and media studies.?

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