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
     
 

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

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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

Preface
Ch. 1Today's Media1
Ch. 2Ingredients of News14
Ch. 3Summary Leads31
Ch. 4Special Leads49
Ch. 5Organizing a News Story65
Ch. 6Developing a News Story79
Ch. 7Quotations and Attributions90
Ch. 8Qualities of Good Writing113
Ch. 9Interviews127
Ch. 10Electronic Sources147
Ch. 11Written Sources167
Ch. 12Surveys181
Ch. 13Obituaries195
Ch. 14News Releases208
Ch. 15Speeches and Press Conferences219
Ch. 16Weather and Disasters232
Ch. 17Features247
Ch. 18Broadcast Writing262
Ch. 19Multicultural Reporting277
Ch. 20City Government294
Ch. 21Police and Fire313
Ch. 22Courts334
Ch. 23Sports363
Ch. 24In-Depth and Investigative Reporting379
Ch. 25Business and Other Specialties394
Ch. 26Law413
Ch. 27Ethics: Responsibility to Society438
App. AAssociated Press Style Rules457
App. BCodes of Ethics471
App. C: Glossary475
Permissions and Credits491
Index493

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