Media Choices for Specialized News
Examines preferred media sources for four categories of special news--medicine, science, business, and consumer economics. Found that respondents ranked the media in the following order as preferred sources of specialized news: (1) local television affiliates, (2) local newspapers, (3) magazines, (4) radio, (5) cable networks, and (6) national newspapers.
Howard, Herbert H., Edward Blick, and Jan P. Quarles. "Media Choices for Specialized News." Journalism Quarterly 64.2-3 (1987): 620-23. Print.