ERIC Number: EJ411551
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Magazine Educators Consider "Service Journalism" Orientation.
Jeffers, Dennis W.
Journalism Educator, v45 n1 p47-50 Spr 1990
Summarizes the debate within magazine journalism education over how much attention to devote to "service journalism," which encompasses informative, how-to articles. Surveys readers of "Angus Journal," a beef industry journal. Suggests a reader preference for service articles over news and human interest content. Reviews the implications for educators. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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