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Reporting for the Media

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Now in its tenth edition, Reporting for the Media continues to be an essential resource for journalism instructors. A sweeping introduction to newswriting and reporting, this classic text focuses on the basics of reporting--how to become more curious about the world, generate provocative ideas, gather vital information and write incisive stories.

The authors emphasize such central topics as grammar basics, and common ethical dilemmas. In addition to its excellent pedagogy and coverage of the converged newsroom, the text also explores a variety of advanced topics including broadcast writing, law, ethics and public relations.

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About the Author

John R. Bender is Associate Professor of Journalism, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Lucinda D. Davenport is Professor of Journalism, Michigan State University

Michael W. Drager is Assistant Professor of Journalism, Shippensburg University

Fred Fedler is Professor of Journalism, University of Central Florida

Table of Contents

Preface

Chapter One - Journalism Today

Chapter Two - Grammar and Spelling

Chapter Three - Newswriting Style

Chapter Four - The Language of News

Chapter Five - Selecting and Reporting the News

Chapter Six - Libel, Privacy and Newsgathering Issues

Chapter Seven - Ethics

Chapter Eight - Basic News Leads

Chapter Nine - Alternative Leads

Chapter Ten - The Body of a News Story

Chapter Eleven - Quotations and Attribution

Chapter Twelve - Interviews

Chapter Thirteen - Writing for Radio and TV News

Chapter Fourteen - Writing for Digital Media

Chapter Fifteen - Speeches and Meetings

Chapter Sixteen - Brights, Follow-Ups, Roundups, Sidebars and Obituaries

Chapter Seventeen - Feature Stories

Chapter Eighteen - Public Affairs Reporting

Chapter Nineteen - Advanced Reporting

Chapter Twenty - Journalism and Public Relations

Appendix A - City Directory

Appendix B - Rules for Forming Possessives

Appendix C - Answer Keys

Product Details

ISBN:
9780199944446
Author:
Bender, John R.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Author:
Fedler, Fred
Author:
Davenport, Lucinda D.
Author:
Drager, Michael W.
Subject:
Journalism
Subject:
Communication | Journalism
Subject:
Intercultural Communications-General
Publication Date:
20120431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
608
Dimensions:
8.5 x 11 x 1 in 2.863 lb

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Business » Communication
History and Social Science » Intercultural Communications » General
History and Social Science » Journalism » General
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History and Social Science » Sociology » Media

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