News Reporting and Writing with Free

News Reporting and Writing with Free "Brush-up" and "Nrw Plus" Student CD-ROMs / Edition 9

by Melvin Mencher
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072564970

ISBN-13: 9780072564976

Pub. Date: 07/26/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

NWR Nine is the 25th Anniversary Edition of this classic text. Teaching by example, with vivid writing, Mr. Mencher teaches students the fundamentals of reporting and writing news.  See more details below

Overview

NWR Nine is the 25th Anniversary Edition of this classic text. Teaching by example, with vivid writing, Mr. Mencher teaches students the fundamentals of reporting and writing news.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072564976
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/26/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Part I The Reporter At Work1. On the Job Part II The Basics 2. Components of the Story Part III Writing the Story 3. What is News? 4. The Tools of the Trade 5. Story Structure 6. The Lead 7. The Writer's Art 8. Features, Long Stories and Series 9. Broadcast Newswriting Part IV Reporting Principles 10. Digging for Information 11. Making Sound Observations 12. Building and Using Background 13. Finding, Cultivating and Using Sources 14. Interviewing Principles 15. Interviewing Practices 16. Speeches, Meetings and News Conferences 17. Hunches, Feelings and Stereotypes Part V From Accidents to Education 18. Accidents and Disasters 19. Obituaries 20. The Police Beat 21. The Courts 22. Sports 23. Business Reporting 24. Local Government and Education Part VI Laws, Taste and Taboos, Codes and Ethics 25. Reporters and the Law 26. Taste—Defining the Appropriate 27. The Morality of Journalism Stylebook Glossary Index

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