Typing Politics: The Role of Blogs in American Politics

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Index
ABC News, 22, 69, 71, 72, 80, 81, 88, 108, 115, 137, 149–151
ActBlue, 29
AFL-CIO, 89
AFSCME, 89
agenda seeking
and the press, 16, 18
agenda setting
and bloggers and journalists, 13–16, 29–32, 107–154
and blogs, 9, 12–16, 19–21, 71–73, 181–183
and blogs’ attempts, 15, 71–73, 181
and blogs’ history of, 19–20, 181
and candidates, 11–12
and conditions for blog agenda influence, 19–21
and elected officials, 10–11
and the media, 10–16, 20
media’s advantage in, 15
nature of, 10
Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud, 58–60
Air America, 87
Air List, 71
A-list blogs, 36–42, 47, 50, 53, 55, 58, 60, 61, 69, 70, 100, 106, 109, 110, 114, 119–120, 123, 127, 132, 137–138, 140, 145, 164, 170, 174, 175, 180, 187
Al Qaeda, 31, 63, 67
Alito, Samuel, 28, 85, 95
Allen, George, 26, 72, 75, 84, 101, 148
Amato, John, 48, 61, 66, 176
American Federation of Government Employees, 89
American Life Project, 4
American Prospect magazine, 49
Anchorage Daily News, 20
Ankle Biting Pundits, 104
Armstrong, Jerome, 6, 29, 33, 40, 44–48, 53, 55, 86, 96, 105, 108, 119
Associated Press, 31, 58, 60, 71, 89, 109, 114, 120, 149, 152
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 127
The Atlantic, 51, 88
Atrios, 47
audience
and agenda setting, 174–177, 181, 188
and blog commenters, 170
and blogs, 17–19, 33–34, 155–177, 185, 187
types of readers (see occasional, regular, and daily blog readers)
uses and gratification of blog reading, 171–174
Australia Herald-Sun, 152
Barrons, 88
BBC, 79
Bear, N. Z., 9
becoming bloggers, 86–97
Belien, Paul, 69
Bennett, Bill, 75
Bevan, Tom, 54
Biden, Joe, 26, 27
Big Head BC, 36

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Acknowledgments vii
  • Contents ix
  • Introduction 3
  • 1 - Agenda Setting 9
  • 2 - Blogs and Politics 22
  • 3 - Bloggers 33
  • 4 - Inside the Blogs 56
  • 5 - Agenda Seekers 82
  • 6 - Journalists 107
  • 7 - The Audience 155
  • Conclusion 178
  • Appendix - Methodology 194
  • Notes 199
  • Index 233
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