News: fact or fiction?

Barling, Kurt ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2233-2044 (2022) News: fact or fiction? In: Breaking The News. Harrison, Jackie and McKernan, Luke, eds. British Library Publishing, London, pp. 179-188. ISBN 9780712354417. [Book Section]

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Abstract

The modern worl of gathering the news bears little resemblance to the world that first saw the emergence of the desire to share what we might loosely be described as factual information with a willing audience. Facts and objectivity are now seen as key ingredients in presenting news to a mass audience. But these elements only emerged as sacrosanct after a long and often tortuous journey down the centuries.

Item Type: Book Section
Research Areas: A. > School of Media and Performing Arts > Media
Item ID: 34975
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Depositing User: Kurt Barling
Date Deposited: 13 Apr 2022 16:13
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2022 16:13
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/34975

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