ERIC Number: EJ581388
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
American Journalism Textbooks and Social Responsibility.
McConnell, Jane S.
Journalism and Mass Communication Educator, v53 n4 p18-30 Win 1999
Examines 12 journalism textbooks published from 1891 to 1942, showing how their changes parallel changes in journalism and society. Provides insights into the authors' perceptions of the proper role of journalism in society, and documents changes in the way press responsibility was viewed by journalism educators and professionals. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A