Timothy E. Cook

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Timothy E. Cook (1954–2006) was an American scholar of mass communications, Professor of Journalism at Louisiana State University.

Cook is known for his books on the interaction of politics and the media, and also as an influence on journalism research and education. [1] He was best known [2] for his widely reviewed book Governing with the News.


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  1. "The legacies of an Exemplary Career" by Daniel D. Perlmutter. Chronicle of Higher Education Sept. 15, 2006. p.B14
  2. The Institution of the Media: Tim Cook's Legacy to Scholars and Students of American Government by Diana Owen, LSU News, Archived 2012-02-06 at the Wayback Machine