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This is the 6th edition with a publication date of 7/23/2007.
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By combining real-life and hypothetical cases with a succinct introduction to ethical theory, this text helps students prepare for the ethical situations they will encounter in the media professions. It is an ideal choice as the main text in a media ethics course or as a supplemental text in any course in journalism.The new edition reflects changes in the world post 9/11, including the war in Iraq, the Enron and WorldCom scandals, and a new look at media and democracy in light of FCC-approved media consolidation.
Table of Contents
|An Introduction to Ethical Decision Making|
|Information Ethics: A Profession Seeks the Truth|
|Advertising Ethics: From Buyer Beware to Empowerment|
|Loyalty: Choosing Between Competing Allegiances|
|Public Relations: Advocate of Advocacy?|
|Privacy: Looking for Solitude in the Global Village|
|The Mass Media In a Democratic Society: Keeping a Promise|
|Media Economics: The Deadline Meets the Bottom Line|
|Picture This: The Ethics of Photo and Video Journalism|
|New Media: Continuing Questions and New Roles|
|The Ethical Dimensions of Art and Entertainment|
|Becoming A Moral Adult Bibliography Index|
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