Legislators rate media coverage of the 1979 Louisiana Legislature by Ronald G. Hicks

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Statementby Ronald G. Hicks and E. Joseph Broussard.
SeriesResearch bulletin / LSU School of Journalism ;, v. 3, no. 2, Research bulletin (Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.). School of Journalism) ;, v. 3, no. 2.
ContributionsBroussard, E. Joseph.
LC ClassificationsPN4739.L6 H5
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Pagination8 leaves ;
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Open LibraryOL4243104M
LC Control Number80624212

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