ERIC Number: ED119189
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Ethics and the Press: Readings in Mass Media Morality.
Merrill, John C., Ed.; Barney, Ralph D., Ed.
This collection of 35 articles addresses the topic of the ethical considerations and implications involved in reporting the news. Included in this book are such articles as: "Ethics and Journalism" by John Merrill, "Quality in Mass Communications" by Wilbur Schramm, "The American Press: Some Truths About Truths" by Edward Jay Epstein, "The New Journalism and the Old" by Paul Weaver, "A Disturbing Arrogance in the Press" by Chet Huntley, "Newspaper Credibility: What Needs to Be Done?" by Peter Clark, "All the News That's Fit to Film" by Clive Irving, "What the Press Must Do" by J. F. terHorst, "The Making of a Consumer" by George Cordon, "How 'Fair' Should TV Be?" by Nat Hentoff, and "The Arts of Selling" by Aldous Huxley. (TS)
Descriptors: Consumer Education, Ethics, Films, Journalism, Mass Media, New Journalism, News Reporting, Newspapers, Television, Television Commercials
Hastings House, Publishers, Incorporated, 10 East 40th Street, New York, New York 10016 ($7.50 paper, $13.95 cloth)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A