ERIC Number: EJ201131
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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A Profile of Newspaper and Television Reporters in a Metropolitan Setting.
Ismach, Arnold H.; Dennis, Everette E.
Journalism Quarterly, v55 n4 p739-43,898 Win 1978
An analysis of questionnaire responses of television and newspaper reporters in Minneapolis/St. Paul reveals that a substantial proportion felt restricted by a "straight" news role, that the reporters were self-critical of their abilities, and that a large minority confessed to weaknesses that do not fit with popular stereotypes of reporters. (GT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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