What is journalism?

B. McNair

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Aimed at the journalism student, this book chapter fouses on journalism as the timely reporting of events at the local, provincial, national and international levels. Reporting involves the gathering of information through interviewing and research, the results of which are turned into a fair and balanced story for publication or for television or radio broadcast.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMaking Journalists: Diverse Models, Global Issues
Number of pages18
Publication statusPublished - 2005


  • journalism
  • english studies
  • news


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