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Spinning into Control: News Values and Source Strategies Jerry Palmer

Spinning into Control: News Values and Source Strategies

Jerry Palmer

Published March 14th 2001
ISBN : 9780718502522
Paperback
330 pages
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Ground-breaking in its analysis of the relationship between journalists and sources, Spinning into Control is a useful and colorful introduction to the key issues of contemporary news reporting for students of media/communication and journalism.MoreGround-breaking in its analysis of the relationship between journalists and sources, Spinning into Control is a useful and colorful introduction to the key issues of contemporary news reporting for students of media/communication and journalism. Fundamental to this relationship is the question of the values that determine which events are selected as newsworthy and which are neglected. The book provides a case study-based account of how information flows in news reporting.