News Writing and Reporting for Today's Media 5th Edition / Edition 5

News Writing and Reporting for Today's Media 5th Edition / Edition 5

by Bruce D. Itule, Douglas Anderson, Douglas A. Anderson, Douglas A. Anderson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0072300078

ISBN-13: 9780072300079

Pub. Date: 06/15/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

News Writing and Reporting for Today's Media, 5/e is a skills orientated approach to news writing and reporting. Its practical, almost handbook, style allows an instructor the flexibility to teach directly from the text and add his/her own material.

McGraw-Hill is also proud to announce Bruce Itule won the 1999 Freedom Forum Teacher of the Year award

Overview

News Writing and Reporting for Today's Media, 5/e is a skills orientated approach to news writing and reporting. Its practical, almost handbook, style allows an instructor the flexibility to teach directly from the text and add his/her own material.

McGraw-Hill is also proud to announce Bruce Itule won the 1999 Freedom Forum Teacher of the Year award for outstanding teaching. The Freedom Forum Teacher of the Year is awarded to three instructors annually in recognition of outstanding classroom teaching in the core areas of print and broadcast journalism instruction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072300079
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
06/15/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: THE FOURTH ESTATEChapter 1: Today's Media Chapter 2: Ingredients of News PART TWO: THE RUDIMENTS Chapter 3: Summary Leads Chapter 4: Special Leads Chapter 5: Organizing a News Story Chapter 6: Developing a News Story Chapter 7: Quotations and Attributions Chapter 8: Qualities of Good Writing PART THREE: GATHERING INFORMATION Chapter 9: Interviewing Chapter 10: Computer-Assisted Reporting and Research Chapter 11: Surveys PART FOUR: BASIC ASSIGNMENTS Chapter 12: Obituaries Chapter 13: News Releases Chapter 14: Speeches and Press Conferences Chapter 15: Weather and Disasters Chapter 16: Features Chapter 17: Broadcast Writing PART FIVE: BEATS Chapter 18: Multicultural Reporting Chapter 19: City Government Chapter 20: Police and Fire Chapter 21: Courts Chapter 22: Sports PART SIX: ADVANCED ASSIGNMENTS Chapter 23: In-Depth and Investigative Reporting Chapter 24: Business and Other Specialties PART SEVEN: BEYOND THE WRITING Chapter 25: Law (and more...)

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