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ERIC Number: ED136284
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Pages: 383
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Modern Newspaper Editing. Second Edition.
Gilmore, Gene; Root, Robert
This volume explains recent technological changes in newspaper publication, comments on how the copy editor must adjust to facilitate these changes, and provides a discussion of some of the ethical and moral questions which every editor must face in appraising the news, in deciding what to print and what to feature, and in displaying material. The 19 chapters include "News Editing Today and Tomorrow,""Copy Editing Techniques,""Writing Headlines,""News Evaluation,""Printing: The Future Is Here,""Picture Editing,""The Law and the Copy Editor," and "Ethics for Journalists." A list of tips for editors and a glossary are appended. (KS)
Boyd & Fraser Publishing Company, 3627 Sacramento Street, San Francisco, California 94118 ($12.95 cloth)
Publication Type: Books
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