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Language of Journalism, The: A Multi-genre Perspective
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LANGUAGE OF JOURNALISM, THE: A MULTI-GENRE PERSPECTIVE

PAPERBACK BY HIGGINS, MICHAEL; SMITH, ANGELA

£21.99

ISBN
9781849660662
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BLOOMSBURY ACADEMIC
 
 
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BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
152 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
20 JUN 2013

DESCRIPTION

The Language of Journalism aims to provide an accessible, wide-ranging introductory textbook for a range of students. The book explores the significance of a range of linguistic practices occurring in journalism, demonstrating and facilitating the use of analysis in aiding professional journalistic and media practice. The book introduces the differences in language conventions that develop across media platforms. It covers all the key journalistic mediums available today, including sport, online and citizen journalism alongside the more standard chapters on magazine, newspaper and broadcast journalism. Clearly written and structured, this will be a key text for journalism students.

CONTENTS

Acknowledgements 1.Introduction: Why should we study the language of journalism? 2.Broadcast Journalism 3.Magazine Journalism 4.Newspaper Journalism 5.Sports Journalism 6.Online and Citizen Journalism Bibliography Index