Information Age Journalism by Vincent Campbell
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Information Age Journalism
By Vincent Campbell

Information Age Journalism

Journalism in an International Context

By (author) See other recent books by Vincent Campbell
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $59.99
Your Price: $53.99 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $6.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.70 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply

Information Age Journalism by Vincent Campbell

Book Description

For almost four hundred years, journalism has played a central role in the evolution and development of societies across the globe, but as we enter the 21st Century and the age of information, exactly what journalism is, what it does, and what it means has become increasingly problematic. Understanding journalism today requires awareness of concepts and practices around the world, rather than just in terms of Western notions of journalism's social role. Information Age Journalism examines fundamental questions about what journalism in the age of information means in an international context. The book aims to act as both an introduction for students and a critical examination of the dominant theories in journalism studies. The book includes: explanation and discussion of the contemporary "crisis" in Western journalism; examination of core concepts in journalism studies, like new values, objectivity and ethics, drawing on comparative examples from around the world; and, exploration of the impact of new media technologies on established theories and practices in journalism.

Buy Information Age Journalism book by Vincent Campbell from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780340763490
ISBN-10: 0340763493
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 155mm x 15mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Hodder Arnold
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 30-Jan-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Vincent Campbell

Controversial Images by Vincent Campbell Controversial Images, Hardback (November 2012)

Offering a series of case studies of recent media controversies, this collection draws on new perspectives in cultural studies to consider a wide variety of images. The book suggest how we might achieve a more subtle understanding of controversial images and negotiate the difficult terrain of the new media landscape.

» View all books by Vincent Campbell


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Information Age Journalism book by Vincent Campbell and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Author Biography - Vincent Campbell

Vincent Campbell is Lecturer in Political Communication at the University of Leicester, UK.

Boomerang Bucks close

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.

Recent books by Vincent Campbell close
Controversial Images by Vincent Campbell
» close