Digital Journalism: Emerging Media and the Changing Horizons of Journalism

Digital Journalism: Emerging Media and the Changing Horizons of Journalism

by Kevin Kawamoto
     
 

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Communications scholar Kawamoto presents ten chapters examining portions of the world of digital journalism and written primarily by practitioners. Topics include the digital photography during the U.S. war in Afghanistan, the role of digital communications in journalist travel organization, the activist digital journalism institutions that were founded to cover the… See more details below

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Communications scholar Kawamoto presents ten chapters examining portions of the world of digital journalism and written primarily by practitioners. Topics include the digital photography during the U.S. war in Afghanistan, the role of digital communications in journalist travel organization, the activist digital journalism institutions that were founded to cover the World Trade Organization protests of 1999, the use of online health information, and the idea of "digital government." Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Choice
A handful of other books have been written on this subject, but this very readable book is one of the few to give perspectives from such diverse areas of expertise. Highly recommended.
CHOICE
A handful of other books have been written on this subject, but this very readable book is one of the few to give perspectives from such diverse areas of expertise. Highly recommended.
Janice Castro
A thought-provoking look at the roots of Web publishing, Digital Journalism demystifies the remarkable technology innovations that spawned instant global publishing and brought the world to our desktops. These essays provide stepping stones for classroom discussion by giving us the reporter's view from inside a torrent of change.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742526808
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.24(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.67(d)

Meet the Author

Kevin Kawamoto has taught courses in digital media and computer-mediated communication at the university level and is a former technology studies manager at The Freedom Forum Media Studies Center. He currently works in health communication at a Seattle hospital.

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