ISBN 9788132113638,Understanding Journalism

Understanding Journalism



SAGE Publications Ltd

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788132113638

ISBN-10 8132113632


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 192 Pages
Language (English)

Information Technology

UNDERSTANDING JOURNALISM 2ND EDITION (PAPERBACK) PRICE: RS.350 The new era of Google, Twitter and Facebook has fundamentally shifted the journalists relationship with the audience. To navigate these new realities, it is imperative for journalism students to master skills in cross-platform writing and understand the implications on their communication decisions. 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. It is the essential guide for all students of journalism. 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 Was this product information helpful? Yes No TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Preface 2. I: From Knowing How to Being Able 3. Introduction 4. Who is a Journalist? 5. Journalism as Decision Making 6. II: Journalism in Action 7.Finding News 8. Choosing News 9. Sourcing News 10. Gathering News 11. Writing News 12. Editing News 13. Taking News Further 14. Bibliography 15. Index