ERIC Number: EJ197746
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Publication Date: 1978
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Veiled Attribution--An Element of Style?
Culbertson, Hugh M.
Journalism Quarterly, v55 n3 p456-65 Fall 1978
Reports on a study indicating that veiled attribution occurs in approximately three-fourths of news stories in both "Time" and Newsweek," and that the attribution phrases used emphasize partisan ties, suggest expertise, and tend to personalize, to add apparent scope to a story, and to be especially vague in international stories. (GW)
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