More Than a Muckraker: Ida Tarbell's Lifetime in Journalism

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Robert C. Kochersberger
University of Tennessee Press, 1994 - Biography & Autobiography - 242 pages
Despite all of Tarbell's accomplishments, there has been little analysis, and no compilation, of her writings. Robert C. Kochersberger has painstakingly gathered the best of her scattered articles, book chapters, speeches, and previously unpublished pieces into a single volume so that her writings may be reexamined in the light of recent scholarship in the fields of journalism, women's and gender studies, sociology, and American history.

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Ida Tarbell's investigative reporting exposed the monopolistic practices of Standard Oil Company in the early 1900s, earning her a place among the most celebrated muckrakers in journalism history. Two ... Read full review

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