9780073526140

Inside Reporting: A Practical Guide to the Craft of Journalism A Practical Guide to the Craft of Journalism

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  • ISBN13:

    9780073526140

  • ISBN10:

    0073526142

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/7/2006
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
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Summary

This text does for reporting what Tim Harrower'sThe Newspaper Designer's Handbookhas previously done for design: make it fun and accessible to newcomers. Harrower is an award-winning editor, designer and columnist who has previously taught at Portland State University and currently conducts journalism workshops.Inside Reportingemphasizes the basics but also provides a wealth of information on online reporting and packaging stories in more visual, interactive ways. It also includes more useful information on feature writing--from stories to reviews and column-writing--than any other text in the field.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Acknowledgements

Chapter 1. The Story of Journalism

Chapter 2. How newsrooms work

Chapter 3. Newswriting basics

Chapter 4. Reporting basics

Chapter 5. Covering the news

Chapter 6. Beyond breaking news

Chapter 7. Law, ethics and taste

Chapter 8. Online reporting

Chapter 9. Broadcast journalism

Chapter 10. Public relations

The Morgue

Appendix

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