Mixed news : the public/civic/communitarian journalism debate / Jay Black, editor

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Subjects: Journalistic ethics
Journalism--Social aspects
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates, 1997
Series: LEA's communication series
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: xv, 263 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction / Jay Black
Contributors
Ch. 1. Community, Public, and Journalism / James W. Carey 1
Ch. 2. The Common Good and Universal Values / Clifford G. Christians 18
Voices: A Different Way of Covering Crime 36
Ch. 3. Ruminations About the Communitarian Debate / Louis W. Hodges 38
Voices: San Diego Gets a Good News Solution 52
Ch. 4. Communitarianism's Rhetorical War Against Enlightenment Liberalism / John C. Merrill 54
Voices: The Sound of Discontent 70
Ch. 5. A Dangerous Drift? The Sirens' Call to Collectivism / Ralph D. Barney 72
Voices: In the Beginning There Was Columbus 94
Ch. 6. The American Newspaper As the Public Conversational Commons / Rob Anderson, Robert Dardenne, George M. Killenberg 96
Voices: "South of Heaven": A Community in Conversation With Itself 118
Ch. 7. Public Journalism and the Prospects for Press Accountability / Theodore L. Glasser, Stephanie Craft 120
Voices: What's So New About Public Journalism? 138
Ch. 8. A Crisis of Conscience: Is Community Journalism the Answer? / J. Herbert Altschull 140
Voices: Adding Color to Public Journalism 160
Ch. 9. The Ethics of Civic Journalism: Independence As the Guide / Robert M. Steele 162
Voices: "Final Indignities": Finally, a Voice for the Community 178
Ch. 10. Public Journalism, Independence, and Civic Capital ... Three Ideas in Complete Harmony / Davis 180
Ch. 11. A First Amendment Perspective on Public Journalism / Paul McMasters 188
Voices: McMasters and Merritt Debate the Merits of Public Journalism 198
Ch. 12. Communitarian and Environmental Journalism / Lee Wilkins 200
Ch. 13. The Problem of Compassionate Journalism / Deni Elliott 218
Annotated Bibliography / Lee Peck, Lynn Waddell 230
Index 260
Additional Authors: Black, Jay
Notes: LCCN: 96048127
ISBN: 0805825428 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0805825436 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-259) and index
Partial contents: Community, public, and journalism / James W. Carey -- The common good and universal values / Clifford G. Christians -- Ruminations about the communitarian debate / Louis W. Hodges -- Communitarianism's rhetorical war against enlightenment liberalism / John C. Merril -- A dangerous drift? : The sirens' call to collectivism / Ralph D. Barney -- The American newspaper as the public conversational commons / Rob Anderson, Robert Dardenne, & George M. Killenberg -- Public journalism and the prospects for press accountability / Theodore L. Glasser & Stephanie Craft -- A crisis of conscience : is community journalism the answer? / J. Herbert Altschull -- The ethics of civic journalism : independence as the guide / Robert M. Steele -- Public journalism, independence, and civic capital ... three ideas in complete harmony / Davis "Buzz" Merritt -- A first amendment perspective on public journalism / Paul McMasters -- Communitarian and environmental journalism / Lee Wilkins -- The problem of compassionate journalism / Deni Elliot
OCLC Number: 35792387
ISBN/ISSN: 0805825428
0805825436