Practical Newspaper Reporting / Edition 4

Practical Newspaper Reporting / Edition 4

by David B Spark, Geoffrey Harris
     
 

Now in its Fourth Edition, this classic textbook has grown up alongside the newspaper industry. Today, as ever, it provides students of newspaper journalism with a toolkit for gathering news and filling ever-increasing space with first-rate copy for print and online. Informed by over half a century's professional experience and fully revised to give a nuanced

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Overview

Now in its Fourth Edition, this classic textbook has grown up alongside the newspaper industry. Today, as ever, it provides students of newspaper journalism with a toolkit for gathering news and filling ever-increasing space with first-rate copy for print and online. Informed by over half a century's professional experience and fully revised to give a nuanced account of the skills required in an online environment, this book is an essential companion for your journalism degree and beyond.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847878977
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/15/2010
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

News and How to Find It
Pursuing News: What Do I Need to Know?
Interviewing
Newswriting: What Am I Trying to Say?
Newswriting: Choosing the Words
Newswriting: Getting the Words in Order
Newswriting for the Internet
Sportswriting
Reporting the Courts
Government and the Media
Reporting Business
Investigative Reporting
Features: Illuminating the world
Religion and Diversity
Ethics: What You Write Could Get Someone Killed

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