Inside the Sports Pages: Work Routines,Professional Ideologies,and the Manufacture of Sports News / Edition 1

Inside the Sports Pages: Work Routines,Professional Ideologies,and the Manufacture of Sports News / Edition 1

by Mark Douglas Lowes
     
 

The working world of contemporary sports journalism through the eyes of the reporters, editors, and athletes who inhabit it. An account and analysis of the ideology behind sports news.

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Overview

The working world of contemporary sports journalism through the eyes of the reporters, editors, and athletes who inhabit it. An account and analysis of the ideology behind sports news.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802081834
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date:
03/13/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
150
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Foreword
Introduction3
1Selling Spectacle9
2Inside the Newsroom24
3Working the Sports Beat33
4The Routine Sources of Sports News48
5Reporter and Source Relations74
6In Whose Interests? Sports News and the Question of Ideology97
App.: Interview Questions107
Notes113
References121
Index125

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