ERIC Number: EJ271017
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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How Newspaper Editors Reacted to "Post's" Pulitzer Prize Hoax.
Anderson, Douglas A.
Journalism Quarterly, v59 n3 p363-66 Fall 1982
Reports the findings of a nationwide survey of newspaper editors, revealing that most thought that the Janet Cooke hoax had been poorly handled by the "Washington Post." Notes that most of the editors said their newspapers had systems of review for stories coming from anonymous sources. (FL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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