Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Journalism by Martin Conboy

Journalism: A Critical History provides a history of the development of newspapers, periodicals and broadcast journalism which: enables readers to engage critically with contemporary issues within the news media; outlines the connections, as well as the distinctions, across historical periods; spans the introduction of printed news to the arrival of the 'new' news media; demonstrates how journalism has always been informed by a cultural practices broader and more dynamic than the simple provision of news; By situating journalism in its historical context, this book enables students to more fully understand the wide range of practices which constitute contemporary journalism. As such it will be an essential text for students of journalism and the media. Journalism is an up to date, comprehensive and accessible account of the history of journalism.

Buy Journalism by Martin Conboy from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780761941002
ISBN-10: 0761941002
Format: Paperback
(242mm x 170mm x mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: SAGE Publications Inc
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Publish Date: 1-May-2004
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - Journalism by Martin Conboy

Book Reviews - Journalism by Martin Conboy

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Journalism book by Martin Conboy and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Martin Conboy

Martin Conboy is a Reader in the Department of Journalism Studies at the University of Sheffield. He co-edits the book series Journalism Studies: Key Texts for SAGE.

Books By Martin Conboy

Routledge Companion to British Media History by Martin Conboy
Hardback, September 2014
$331.20
How Journalism Uses History by Martin Conboy
Paperback, July 2014
$64.79
Journalism Studies: The Basics by Martin Conboy
Hardback, July 2012
$132.30
Journalism in Britain by Martin Conboy
Paperback, December 2010
$67.50