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The Journalist's moral compass : basic principles

Author: Steven R Knowlton; Patrick Parsons
Publisher: Westport, Conn. ; London : Praeger, 1995.
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What basic ethical principles should guide American journalists? Using excerpts from writings on the subject, from Milton to Louis Brandeis, this book examines some of the most serious contemporary  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven R Knowlton; Patrick Parsons
ISBN: 0275945375 9780275945374 0275951537 9780275951535
OCLC Number: 33059128
Description: xix, 246 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I --
Politics : the press and the state --
Areopagitica / John Milton --
Leviathan / Thomas Hobbes --
On civil government : the second treatise / John Locke --
Cato's letters / "Cato" (John Trenchard, Thomas Gordon) --
A treatise concerning political enquiry and the liberty of the press / Tunis Wortman --
"Liberty of the press" / Maximilien Robespierre --
On liberty / John Stuart Mill --
"The right to privacy" / Samuel Warren, Louis Brandeis. Part II --
Philosophy : the press and the search for truth --
"The allegory of the cave" / Plato --
Novum organum / Francis Bacon --
Public opinion/ Walter Lipmann --
"Social control in the newsroom" / Warren Breed --
"News definitions and their effects on women" / Suzanne Pingree, Robert Hawkins --
The image / Daniel Boorstin --
Lying / Sissela Bok. Part III --
Economy ; the press and the marketplace --
An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations / Adma Smith --
Capital; A contribution to the critique of political economy / Karl Marx --
"To the public --
enlargement of the Herald"; "A great journalist dead" / James Gordon Bennett --
"The great issue" / Joseph Plitzer --
The brass check / Upton Sinclair --
"Prologue : the end of the free lunch" / A.J. Liebling --
"The lords of the global village" / Ben H. Bagdikian --
A free and responsible press / The commission on freedom of the press (Hutchins Commission) --
The imperative of freedom / John C. Merrill.
Responsibility: edited by Steven R. Knowlton and Patrick R. Parsons ; foreword by Charles Bierbauer.

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