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ERIC Number: EJ651808
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1077-6958
Civic Autonomy in Journalism Education: Applying Expertise to Political Action.
McDevitt, Michael
Journalism and Mass Communication Educator, v57 n2 p152-60 Sum 2002
Argues that reform advocates have not appreciated adequately the dynamics of professional socialization that predispose college students to resist public (or "civic") journalism. Proposes an instruction strategy based on a model of "civic-oriented autonomy" which promotes public journalism goals while preserving autonomy and recasting it as reflective judgment directed at civic activation. (SG)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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