Understanding Global News
A Critical Introduction
By (author) Jaap van Ginneken
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Understanding Global News by Jaap van Ginneken
Book DescriptionA lively and critical introduction to the news media, this book has been written specifically for media students and trainee journalists. Understanding Global News invites the reader to explore contemporary journalistic practice, and questions the assumption that the media provide a mere window on the world. Challenging the often unquestioned notions of media objectivity, the author turns the classic questions: Who? What? When? and Why? onto the news media. By employing a range of theoretical perspectives and a large variety of examples, the author demonstrates the way in which our perceptions of the world are constructed by the news media.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780761957096
(234mm x 156mm x 13mm)
Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 8-Dec-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Jaap van Ginneken
Jaap van Ginneken is Assistant Professor in the Communication Department, Amsterdam University.
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