Understanding Journalism / Edition 2

Understanding Journalism / Edition 2

by Lynette Sheridan Burns
     
 

ISBN-10: 1446207390

ISBN-13: 9781446207390

Pub. Date: 01/30/2013

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This Second Edition of Understanding Journalism tackles these changes head-on. It integrates media and cultural theory with the step-by-step development of writing skills to give students the techniques and the savvy they need to succeed.

Bigger and better, this new edition includes:

  • A brand new chapter on who journalists are in the social media

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Overview

This Second Edition of Understanding Journalism tackles these changes head-on. It integrates media and cultural theory with the step-by-step development of writing skills to give students the techniques and the savvy they need to succeed.

Bigger and better, this new edition includes:

  • A brand new chapter on who journalists are in the social media age
  • Reorganization of skills chapters to bring writing and editing to the fore
  • Full coverage and examples on Twitter, social media and SMS formats
  • In-depth exploration of the ethical issues raised by new media platforms
  • All new exercises, case scenarios and further readings

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781446207390
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/30/2013
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
177
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 7.20(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
PART ONE: FROM KNOWING HOW TO BEING ABLE
Introduction
Who is a Journalist?
Journalism as Decision Making
PART TWO: JOURNALISM IN ACTION
Finding News
Choosing News
Sourcing News
Gathering News
Writing News
Editing News
Taking News Further
Bibliography
Index

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