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ISBN: 0313272689 / ISBN-13: 9780313272684

The News as Myth: Fact and Context in Journalism

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  • The News as Myth: Fact and Context in Journalism (Greenwood Press) – Hardcover (1990)
    by Tom Koch

    The News as Myth: Fact and Context in Journalism

    Hardcover, Greenwood Press
    1990
    English
    New ed.
    216 pages

    ISBN: 0313272689
    ISBN-13: 9780313272684

    In non-technical language, this book argues that the myth of the news is its supposed objectivity and that the very forms which presumably guarantee veracity ultimately lead to consistently incomplete and misleading news reports. This book may be of importance to journalists, sociologists, political scientists and mass communication experts both for its analysis of objectivity and subjectivity as well as for its practical demonstration of the means by which misinformation is introduced into "objective" reports. The examples ... Show more

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