Journalism Ethics : A Reference Handbook, Hardback Book

Journalism Ethics : A Reference Handbook Hardback

Edited by Dr. Elliot D. Cohen, Deni Elliott

Part of the Contemporary Ethical Issues series


Journalistic ethics are defined, explored, and analyzed in this comprehensive and timely volume.

Topic examples include confidentiality of news sources, the right to privacy, deception of news sources, freedom of the press, the role of the media in shaping public policy, news bias, whistle-blowing and the press, journalistic morality and professional competence, ethical problems in broadcast journalism, social responsibility and magazines, and journalistic ethics and computer technology.

Readers can also find summaries of relevant ethical codes, for example, the American Society of Newspaper Editors Code of Ethics and the American Federation of Advertising Principles.

A must-have reference source for students, teachers, journalist, and editors.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 196 pages
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Ethics & moral philosophy
  • ISBN: 9780874368734



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