Broadcast journalism: A critical introduction

Jane Chapman*, Marie Kinsey

*Corresponding author for this work

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Broadcast Journalism offers a critical analysis of the key skills required to work in the modern studio, on location, or online, with chapters written by industry professionals from the BBC, ITV, CNN and independent production companies in the UK and USA. Areas highlighted include: interviewing, researching, editing, writing, reporting. The practical tips are balanced with chapters on representation, ethics, law, economics and history, as well as specialist areas such as documentary and the reporting of politics, business, sport and celebrity. Broadcast Journalism concludes with a vital chapter on career planning to act as a springboard for your future work in the broadcast industry.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherRoutledge, Taylor and Francis Group
Number of pages278
ISBN (Print)0203886453, 9780203886458
Publication statusPublished - 28 Oct 2008


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