ERIC Number: EJ653506
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Cultural Specific Training in Corruption Reporting for Pacific Island Journalists.
Tanner, Stephen; McCarthy, Nigel
AsiaPacific MediaEducator, n11 p113-28 Jul-Dec 2001
Notes that very few journalists have formal training in corruption reporting. Discusses workshops held in 2000 and 2001 on the subject of corruption reporting for Pacific Island journalists. Explains the role of the media as an anti-corruption mechanism and the difficulty journalists face in identifying and sometimes stamping out corruption. Looks at the programs adopted and explains the responses of journalists. (SG)
Descriptors: Higher Education, Journalism Education, Mass Media Role, News Reporting, Professional Development, Workshops
Published by the Graduate School of Journalism, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia. Full text at http://www.uow.edu.au/crearts/journalism/APME/edinfo.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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