Mixed News: The Public/civic/communitarian Journalism Debate [NOOK Book]


First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Mixed News: The Public/civic/communitarian Journalism Debate

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First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136685163
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 12/2/2013
  • Series: Routledge Communication Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 280
  • File size: 770 KB

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Community, Public, and Journalism 1
Ch. 2 The Common Good and Universal Values 18
Voices: A Different Way of Covering Crime 36
Ch. 3 Ruminations About the Communitarian Debate 38
Voices: San Diego Gets a Good News Solution 52
Ch. 4 Communitarianism's Rhetorical War Against Enlightenment Liberalism 54
Voices: The Sound of Discontent 70
Ch. 5 A Dangerous Drift? The Sirens' Call to Collectivism 72
Voices: In the Beginning There Was Columbus 94
Ch. 6 The American Newspaper As the Public Conversational Commons 96
Voices: "South of Heaven": A Community in Conversation With Itself 118
Ch. 7 Public Journalism and the Prospects for Press Accountability 120
Voices: What's So New About Public Journalism? 138
Ch. 8 A Crisis of Conscience: Is Community Journalism the Answer? 140
Voices: Adding Color to Public Journalism 160
Ch. 9 The Ethics of Civic Journalism: Independence As the Guide 162
Voices: "Final Indignities": Finally, a Voice for the Community 178
Ch. 10 Public Journalism, Independence, and Civic Capital ... Three Ideas in Complete Harmony 180
Ch. 11 A First Amendment Perspective on Public Journalism 188
Voices: McMasters and Merritt Debate the Merits of Public Journalism 198
Ch. 12 Communitarian and Environmental Journalism 200
Ch. 13 The Problem of Compassionate Journalism 218
Annotated Bibliography 230
Index 260
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