Alternative Journalism, Alternative Voices
By (author) Tony Harcup
Alternative Journalism, Alternative Voices by Tony Harcup
Book DescriptionBringing together new and classic work by Tony Harcup, this book considers the development of alternative journalism from the 1970s up until today. Bringing theory and practice together, Harcup builds an understanding of alternative media through the use of detailed case studies and surveys. Including opinions of journalists who have worked in both mainstream and alternative media, he considers the motivations, practices and roles of alternative journalism as well as delving into ethical considerations. Moving from the history of alternative journalism, Harcup considers the recent spread of 'citizen journalism' and the use of social media, and asks what the role of alternative journalism is today.
Buy Alternative Journalism, Alternative Voices book by Tony Harcup from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780415521895
Classification: Media studies , Press & journalism
Format: Paperback (234mm x 156mm x mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 19-Nov-2012
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
You might also like...
Cowboys and Indies by Gareth Murphy
Chronicling the pioneers who set the stylus on the most important labels and musical discoveries of the last century, this narrative follows all the musical trends and developments, from the phonograph to the internet age, as it delves behind the big business of corporate hit machines and the diligent industry of small, curated labels.
Australian Political System in Action by Narelle Miragliotta
This book introduces the dynamics of the Australian political system. It sets out the key concepts and institutions of democratic politics and demonstrates how the actors and institutions of Australian politics interact and develop.
Bloomberg Way by Matthew Winkler
The ultimate guide to financial reporting, from the Editor-in-Chief of Bloomberg News The Bloomberg Way: A Guide for Reporters and Editors is the ultimate handbook for business and financial reporting.
What is Happening to News by Jack Fuller» View more books like these...
Across America, newspapers that have defined their cities for over a century are rapidly failing, their circulations plummeting even as opinion-soaked Web outlets thrive. This book explores the crucial question of how journalism lost its way - and what is responsible for the ragged retreat from its great traditions.
Books By Author Tony Harcup
Dictionary of Journalism, Paperback (May 2014)» View all books by Tony Harcup
This dictionary includes over 1,400 entries covering terminology related to the practice, business, and technology of journalism, as well as its concepts and theories, institutions, publications, and key events. An essential companion for all students taking courses in Journalism and Journalism Studies, as well as related subjects.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Alternative Journalism, Alternative Voices book by Tony Harcup and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Tony Harcup
Tony Harcup is Senior Lecturer at the Department of Journalism Studies, University of Sheffield. His previous publications include: Journalism: Principles and Practice (2nd ed, 2009); The Ethical Journalist (2007); Newspaper Journalism (2010, co-authored with Peter Cole) and A Northern Star: Leeds Other Paper and the alternative press 1974-1994 (1994).
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2014. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.