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Practising Global Journalism : Exploring reporting issues worldwide - John Herbert

Practising Global Journalism

Exploring reporting issues worldwide

Paperback Published: 24th October 2000
ISBN: 9780240516028
Number Of Pages: 280

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From this book, you will gain an understanding of the global media marketplace - the technology, the players and the issues. The role of news agencies, sources and networks are explored covering the issues of ethics, global media ownership and control. Find out how journalists are using the web and learn even newer ways to collect and communicate information.
Essential reading for today's practising and trainee journalists. John Herbert examines the global environment in which journalists operate and describes the latest technology and its impact on print, broadcast and online journalism practice.
Practising Global Journalism is a unique overview of the profession, providing a comparative study of journalism practice worldwide. Case studies are drawn from Europe, Australia, the Asia Pacific, South Asia, China, Africa and the Americas.
International case studies compare journalism practice worldwide
Understand how the digital revolution is affecting journalism globally
Gain first hand knowledge from a renowned expert in this field

Industry Reviews

"Summaries of the state of journalism and the news media structure around the world... are skillfully researched and clearly presented. They will be of great value to students and others seeking succinct information on the journalistic environment in different societies." Anthony Delano in the British Journalism Review

"The advantages of now reachable unseen territories and freedom of technology has deep lightning effects in how news flows with context to global journalism practices. The gargantuan nature of news coverage & distribution has greatly been affected by digital revolution, learnings from patterns, ethics, ownerships and controls." Reader review on Amazon.com

Prefacep. vii
Acknowledgementsp. xv
The global contextp. 1
Global news flowp. 31
Problems of global journalismp. 57
Global journalism freedomp. 76
Asia Pacificp. 95
South Asiap. 114
Chinap. 121
Hong Kongp. 166
Japanp. 173
Europep. 179
United Statesp. 194
Latin Americap. 201
Africa and the Middle Eastp. 207
Appendixp. 222
Referencesp. 224
Web sitesp. 253
Indexp. 257
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ISBN: 9780240516028
ISBN-10: 0240516028
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 280
Published: 24th October 2000
Publisher: FOCAL PR
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.88  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.43
Edition Number: 1

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