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The New Ethics of Journalism: Principles for the 21st Century
     

The New Ethics of Journalism: Principles for the 21st Century

by KELLY MCBRIDE
 

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ISBN-10: 1604265612

ISBN-13: 9781604265613

Pub. Date: 07/30/2013

Publisher: Congressional Quarterly, Inc.

he New Ethics of Journalism: A Guide for the 21st Century by Kelly McBride and Tom Rosenstiel provides an authoritative and practical book on Poynter's "green light" process in ethical decision making for journalists and journalism students. The work will include chapters on the roles and responsibilities of journalists (e.g., values, newsroom culture, decision

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he New Ethics of Journalism: A Guide for the 21st Century by Kelly McBride and Tom Rosenstiel provides an authoritative and practical book on Poynter's "green light" process in ethical decision making for journalists and journalism students. The work will include chapters on the roles and responsibilities of journalists (e.g., values, newsroom culture, decision making models), the landscape (e.g., owners, audiences, economics, citizens), and pressure points (e.g., accuracy, conflicts of interest, bias, and coverage of vulnerable people). In addition, the work will include a variety of case studies: "raw," workshop style, deconstructed, and in dialogue.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781604265613
Publisher:
Congressional Quarterly, Inc.
Publication date:
07/30/2013
Sales rank:
307,435
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword: Journalism Ethics Then and Now Bob Steele vii

Acknowledgments xi

Introduction: New Guiding Principles for a New Era of Journalism Kelly McBride Tom Rosenstiel 1

Part 1 Truth 7

The Complicated Pursuit of Truth Kelly McBride Tom Rosenstiel 7

1 Truth without Scarcity, Ethics without Force Clay Shirky 9

2 Kicking the Stone: The Search for Reliable Evidence in Journalism Roy Peter Clark 25

3 Storytelling in the Digital Age Tom Huang 39

4 Fact-Checking 2.0 Steve Myers 61

5 Seeing Is Not Believing: Photojournalism in the 21st Century Kenny Irby 79

Part 2 Transparency 89

Learning the Transparency Habit Kelly McBride Tom Rosenstiel 89

6 Do Private Platforms Threaten Public Journalism? Dan Gillmor 93

7 Networked Audiences: Attention and Data-Informed Journalism Gilad Lotan 105

8 Centers of Investigative Reporting: New Model, Old Conflicts Adam Hochberg 123

9 A New Pathway toward Sourcing Ann Friedman 139

10 Corrections and Ethics: Greater Accuracy through Honesty Craig Silverman 151

Part 3 Community 165

The Community as a Goal Kelly McBride Tom Rosenstiel 165

11 The (Still) Evolving Relationship between News and Community Steven Waldman 167

12 The Destabilizing Force of Fear danah boyd Kelly McBride 177

13 How Untold Stories Can Reflect Diversity Eric Deggans 189

14 Community as an End Mónica Guzmán 205

Epilogue: The Future of Journalism Ethics Kelly McBride Tom Rosenstiel 217

About the Editors and Contributors 221

About The Poynter Institute 229

Index 231

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