The muckrakers : evangelical crusaders / edited by Robert Miraldi

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Subjects: Journalists--United States--Biography
Journalism--Social aspects--United States--History--20th century
Investigative reporting--United States--History--20th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2000
LC Classification: P, PN
Table of Contents: Introduction: Why the Muckrakers Are Still with Us / Robert Miraldi
1. The Muckrakers as Evangelicals / Bruce J. Evensen 1
2. Anatomy of a Crusade: The Buffalo News' Campaign for Immigrants / Michael Dillon 25
3. Muckraking the World's Richest Church / Robert Miraldi 53
4. Women and Expose: Reform and Housekeeping / Agnes Hooper Gottlieb 71
5. Lincoln Steffens: The Paradoxical Muckraker / Stephen Whitfield 93
6. Small-town Editor, Big-time Fight / James Kates 107
7. Did the Muckrakers Muck Up Progress? / Thomas Leonard 131
Epilogue: Muckraking and the Ethic of Caring / Howard Good 157
Selected Bibliography 165
Index 175
About the Editor and Contributors 181
Additional Authors: Miraldi, Robert
Notes: LCCN: 00025129
ISBN: 0275969150
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-173) and index
Physical Description: xix, 182 p. ; 25 cm
OCLC Number: 43555155
ISBN/ISSN: 0275969150

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