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The invention of journalism ethics : the path to objectivity and beyond

Author: Stephen J A Ward
Publisher: Montreal ; Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2015.
Series: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of ideas, 38.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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"Does objectivity exist in the news media? In The Invention of Journalism Ethics, Stephen Ward argues that given the current emphasis on interpretation, analysis, and perspective, journalists and the public need a new theory of objectivity. He explores the varied ethical assertions of journalists over the past few centuries, focusing on the changing relationship between journalist and audience. This historical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :Ward, Stephen J.A. (Stephen John Anthony), 1951-
Invention of journalism ethics.
(CaOONL)20159026563
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J A Ward
ISBN: 9780773598065 0773598065
OCLC Number: 973052289
Description: 1 ressource en ligne.
Series Title: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of ideas, 38.
Responsibility: Stephen J.A. Ward.

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