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Author Fenton, Tom, 1930-

Title Bad news : the decline of reporting, the business of news, and the danger to us all / Tom Fenton.

Publication Info. New York : Regan Books, [2005]
©2005

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Marseilles PL Adult Non-Fiction - MABB-3  070.433 FEN    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 262 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-247) and index.
Contents The news gap -- Wartime duties -- How we got here -- The culture of spin -- What the rest of the world sees -- Voices inside the industry -- History and geography -- Where have they gone, the great foreign correspondents? -- Solutions.
Summary Presents the thesis that an emphasis on bottom-line profits, an over dependence on third party images and sources, and increased vulnerability to political influences have all contributed to a decline in the quality of news reporting.
Subject Television broadcasting of news -- United States.
Reporters and reporting -- United States.
Télévision -- Émissions de nouvelles -- États-Unis.
Reportage -- États-Unis.
Reporters and reporting. (OCoLC)fst01094906
Television broadcasting of news. (OCoLC)fst01146787
Verantwoordelijkheid.
Nieuws.
Omroep.
Massamedia.
Fernsehen -- Berichterstattung -- USA -- Geschichte.
Nachrichtensendung.
Fernsehsendung.
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
USA -- Fernsehen -- Berichterstattung -- Geschichte.
USA.
ISBN 0060797460 (alk. paper)
9780060797461 (alk. paper)
9780060853952
0060853956

 
    
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