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ERIC Number: EJ468546
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0739-3180
Journalists as Interpretive Communities.
Zelizer, Barbie
Critical Studies in Mass Communication, v10 n3 p219-37 Sep 1993
Proposes viewing journalists as members of an interpretive community (not a profession) united by its shared discourse and collective interpretations of key public events. Applies the frame of the interpretive community to journalistic discourse about two events central for American journalists--Watergate and McCarthyism. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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