The Fox News Factor

  title={The Fox News Factor},
  author={Jonathan S. Morris},
  journal={Harvard International Journal of Press/Politics},
  pages={56 - 79}
  • Jonathan S. Morris
  • Published 1 July 2005
  • Sociology
  • Harvard International Journal of Press/Politics
This aricle analyzes data from the Pew Research Center’s 1998 to 2004 Biennial Media Consumption Surveys to identify demographic and behavioral factors that predict Americans’ exposure to cable and broadcast nightly news. While many predictors are significant across sources, much of the evidence indicates the audiences are unique. The network news audience is becoming increasingly older, and the Fox News and CNN audiences are becoming increasingly polarized. Compared to the CNN audience, Fox… 

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