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Title The changing faces of journalism : tabloidization, technology and truthiness / edited by Barbie Zelizer
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (x, 174 pages)
Series Shaping inquiry in culture, communication and media studies
Shaping inquiry in culture, communication and media studies.
Contents Introduction. Why journalism's changing faces matter / Barbie Zelizer -- On Tabloidization. Rethinking a villain, redeeming a format: the crisis and cure in tabloidization / Michael Serazio -- Can popularization help the news media? / Herbert J. Gans -- Tears and trauma in the news / Carolyn Kitch -- Tabloidization: what is it and does it really matter? / S. Elizabeth Bird -- On technology. Rethinking journalism through technology / Lokman Tsui -- Materiality and mimicry in the journalism field / Pablo Boczkowski -- The guardian of the real: journalism in the time of the new mind / Julianne H. Newton -- Technology and the individual journalist: agency beyond imitation and change / Mark Deuze -- On truthiness. Rethinking truth through truthiness / Keren Tenenboim-Weinblatt -- Factual knowledge in the age of truthiness / Michael Schudson -- The moment of truthiness: the right time to consider the meaning of truthfulness / James S. Ettema -- Believable fictions: redactional culture and the will to truthiness / Jeffrey Jones
Summary The Changing Faces of Journalism: Tabloidization, Technology and Truthiness€ brings€together an array of€€top €scholars€€who consider how€ contemporary journalism€has wrestled with its changing parameters and who address how€notions of tabloidization, technology and truthiness€have altered our understanding of journalism.€€
Analysis Electronic books
Notes Based on papers presented at a one-day symposium held on November 30, 2007 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg School for Communication
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Journalism -- History -- 21st century -- Congresses.
Journalism -- Objectivity -- Congresses.
Journalism -- Technological innovations -- Congresses.
Sensationalism in journalism -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Zelizer, Barbie.
ISBN 0203878450 (electronic bk.)
9780203878453 (electronic bk.)