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Journalism and truth

Tom Goldstein

Journalism and truth

strange bedfellows

by Tom Goldstein

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Published by Northwestern University Press in Evanston, IL .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTom Goldstein ; foreword by Howard H. Baker, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 207 p. ;
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22760786M
ISBN 109780810124332

One of the books I use in that class, “The Elements of Journalism,” explores the difference between a fact and truth. Truth, write authors Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel, is the first obligation of journalists, “yet people are befuddled about what ‘the truth’ means.”. The aim of the article is to analyze the modern mass media, in which the line between truth and lies has been blurred, leading to a lack of responsibility for words and their cognitive value. In the first part of the article, the value of truth in journalism is explored and the professional ethos associated with it, known as being ‘pro-truth’.Author: Dorota Probucka.

  books every journalist must read Posted in Journalism Books, Journalism Education, Visual Journalism By John Kroll On J A young journalism student once asked a newspaper editor what she should do to prepare for her hoped-for career as a political reporter. out of 5 stars The hard truth about journalism. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 24 November This is a book that will satisfy anyone interested in understanding what it is like to be a journalist, what society thinks of journalists and what demands are put on to the working journalist - but it is approached with academic traditions /5(2).

2. NELSON, BRYCE. “Journalism And Truth: Strange Bedfellows.” Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly (): Academic Search Complete. Web. 24 Feb. This article talked about truth in journalism, and the impact of both telling, and not telling, the truth can have on your audience and their actions. Journalism in book form has a short but vivid history. The proliferation of paperback books during the decades after World War II gave impetus to the journalistic book, exemplified by works reporting and analyzing election campaigns, political scandals, and world affairs in general, and the “new journalism” of such authors as Truman Capote.


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