Journalistic Role Performance

Concepts, Contexts, and Methods

Author: Claudia Mellado,Lea Hellmueller,Wolfgang Donsbach

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317667689

Category: Social Science

Page: 264

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This volume lays out the theoretical and methodological framework to introduce the concept of journalistic role performance, defined as the outcome of concrete newsroom decisions and the style of news reporting when considering different constraints that influence the news product. By connecting role conception to role performance, this book addresses how journalistic ideals manifest in practice. The authors of this book analyze the disconnection between journalists’ understanding of their role and their actual professional performance in a period of high uncertainty and excitement about the future of journalism due the changes the Internet and new technologies have brought to the profession.
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The Power of Information Networks

New Directions for Agenda Setting

Author: Lei Guo,Maxwell McCombs

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317537238

Category: Political Science

Page: 254

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The news media have significant influence on the formation of public opinion. Called the agenda-setting role of the media, this influence occurs at three levels. Focusing public attention on a select few issues or other topics at any moment is level one. Emphasizing specific attributes of those issues or topics is level two. The Power of Information Networks: The Third Level of Agenda Setting introduces the newest perspective on this influence. While levels one and two are concerned with the salience of discrete individual elements, the third level offers a more comprehensive and nuanced perspective to explain media effects in this evolving media landscape: the ability of the news media to determine how the public associates the various elements in these media messages to create an integrated picture of public affairs. This is the first book to detail the theoretical foundations, methodological approaches, and international empirical evidence for this new perspective. Cutting-edge communication analytics such as network analysis, Big Data and data visualization techniques are used to examine these third-level effects. Diverse applications of the theory are documented in political communication, public relations, health communication, and social media research. The Power of Information Networks will interest scholars, students and practitioners concerned with the media and their social and cultural effects.
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The Routledge Handbook of Developments in Digital Journalism Studies

Author: Scott Eldridge II,Bob Franklin

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1351982087

Category: Social Science

Page: 542

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The Routledge Handbook of Developments in Digital Journalism Studies offers a unique and authoritative collection of essays that report on and address the significant issues and focal debates shaping the innovative field of digital journalism studies. In the short time this field has grown, aspects of journalism have moved from the digital niche to the digital mainstay, and digital innovations have been ‘normalized’ into everyday journalistic practice. These cycles of disruption and normalization support this book’s central claim that we are witnessing the emergence of digital journalism studies as a discrete academic field. Essays bring together the research and reflections of internationally distinguished academics, journalists, teachers, and researchers to help make sense of a reconceptualized journalism and its effects on journalism’s products, processes, resources, and the relationship between journalists and their audiences. The handbook also discusses the complexities and challenges in studying digital journalism and shines light on previously unexplored areas of inquiry such as aspects of digital resistance, protest, and minority voices. The Routledge Handbook of Developments in Digital Journalism Studies is a carefully curated overview of the range of diverse but interrelated original research that is helping to define this emerging discipline. It will be of particular interest to undergraduate and postgraduate students studying digital, online, computational, and multimedia journalism.
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Journalism

Author: Tim P. Vos

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 1501500082

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 614

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This volume sets out the state-of-the-art in the discipline of journalism at a time in which the practice and profession of journalism is in serious flux. While journalism is still anchored to its history, change is infecting the field. The profession, and the scholars who study it, are reconceptualizing what journalism is in a time when journalists no longer monopolize the means for spreading the news. Here, journalism is explored as a social practice, as an institution, and as memory. The roles, epistemologies, and ethics of the field are evolving. With this in mind, the volume revisits classic theories of journalism, such as gatekeeping and agenda-setting, but also opens up new avenues of theorizing by broadening the scope of inquiry into an expanded journalism ecology, which now includes citizen journalism, documentaries, and lifestyle journalism, and by tapping the insights of other disciplines, such as geography, economics, and psychology. The volume is a go-to map of the field for students and scholars—highlighting emerging issues, enduring themes, revitalized theories, and fresh conceptualizations of journalism.
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Public Opinion, the Press, and Public Policy

Author: J. David Kennamer

Publisher: Praeger Publishers

ISBN: N.A

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 202

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This contributors' volume examines the ways in which public opinion affects public policy via the news media. Insofar as the media represent or characterize the public, they represent or frame policy questions and decisions. They convey--accurately or inaccurately--the overall climate of public opinion to policymakers, and are themselves used as evidence of public opinion by policymakers. This work draws together theory and original research concerning the role of the press in shaping public policy and links the fields of journalism, mass communications, and political science. This work will be of interest to scholars and practitioners in journalism, communications studies, public policy, government, and political science.
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Quelle: Internet

Journalistisches Vertrauen bei der Recherche in sozialen Medien

Author: Florian Wintterlin

Publisher: Nomos Verlag

ISBN: 3845295120

Category: Social Science

Page: 280

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Journalisten berichten wahrheitsgemäß und aktuell über relevante Ereignisse – soweit der Anspruch. Wie Journalisten dieser Herausforderung bei der Berichterstattung über krisenhafte Ereignisse, die sich durch eine schnelle Abfolge von Ereignissen und die Abwesenheit etablierter Quellen auszeichnen, begegnen, ist Ausgangspunkt der Arbeit. Potentiell gewinnen in diesen Fällen distanzierte Quellen, die Journalisten nicht persönlich treffen können und deren Inhalte sie über Social Media recherchieren, an Bedeutung. Die Arbeit beantwortet empirisch, welche Relevanz distanzierte Quellen für die Krisenberichterstattung haben, wie Vertrauen in distanzierte Quellen aufgebaut wird und welche Faktoren auf Seiten der Journalisten die Überprüfung der Vertrauenswürdigkeit beeinflussen. Dazu werden Leitfadeninterviews mit Experten für Social-Media-Verifikation mit einer Inhaltsanalyse journalistischer Krisenberichterstattung und einer standardisierten Befragung von Online-Journalisten kombiniert.
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Die Souffleure der Mediengesellschaft

Report über die Journalisten in Deutschland

Author: Siegfried Weischenberg,Maja Malik,Armin Scholl

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783896695864

Category: Journalism

Page: 315

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The Global journalist

news people around the world

Author: David Hugh Weaver,Wei Wu

Publisher: Hampton Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 492

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Prison Shakespeare and the Purpose of Performance: Repentance Rituals and the Early Modern

Author: N. Herold

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137432675

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 142

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Over the last decade a number of prison theatre programs have developed to rehabilitate inmates by having them perform Shakespearean adaptations. This book focuses on how prison theatre today reveals certain elements of the early modern theatre that were themselves responses to cataclysmic changes in theological doctrine and religious practice.
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The Washington, DC Media Corps in the 21st Century

The Source-Correspondent Relationship

Author: L. Hellmüller,Lea Hellmueller

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN: 9781349485482

Category: Political Science

Page: 192

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The book provides a fresh perspective on the shifting media landscape within Washington DC, re-evaluating journalist-source relationships, the power dynamic within the media corps, and the ways in which technology have changed the description of DC political news - detailing the ways in which media relationships are changing within Washington DC.
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Journalisten in der Schweiz

Eigenschaften, Einstellungen, Einflüsse

Author: Mirko Marr

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783896693150

Category: Journalism

Page: 324

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Furcht

Trump im Weißen Haus

Author: Bob Woodward

Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3644002738

Category: Political Science

Page: 512

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Bob Woodward, die Ikone des investigativen Journalismus in den USA, hat alle amerikanischen Präsidenten aus nächster Nähe beobachtet. Nun nimmt er sich den derzeitigen Präsidenten vor und enthüllt den erschütternden Zustand des Weißen Hauses unter Donald Trump. Woodward beschreibt, wie dieser Präsident Entscheidungen trifft, er berichtet von eskalierenden Debatten im Oval Office und in der Air Force One, dem volatilen Charakter Trumps und dessen Obsessionen und Komplexen. Woodwards Buch ist ein Dokument der Zeitgeschichte: Hunderte Stunden von Interviews mit direkt Beteiligten, Gesprächsprotokolle, Tagebücher, Notizen – auch von Trump selbst – bieten einen dramatischen Einblick in die Machtzentrale der westlichen Welt, in der vor allem eines herrscht: Furcht. Woodward ist das Porträt eines amtierenden amerikanischen Präsidenten gelungen, das es in dieser Genauigkeit noch nicht gegeben hat.
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Covering the Courts

Free Press, Fair Trials, and Journalistic Performance

Author: Robert W. Snyder,Robert Giles

Publisher: Transaction Publishers

ISBN: 1412820561

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 146

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Covering the Courts shows how writers and journalists deal with present-day major trials, such as those involving Timothy McVeigh and O.J. Simpson. The volume features such outstanding contributors as Linda Deutsch and Fred Graham, and provides an in-depth look at the performance of the court in an age of heightened participation by reporters, camera operators, social scientists, major moguls of network radio and television, and advocates of special causes. The volume does far more than discuss specific cases. Indeed, it is a major tool in the study of the new relationships between a free press and a fair trial. Interestingly, a consensus is described in which the parties involved in efforts to balance freedom of the press and the right to a fair trial are moving in tandem. In this regard, sensitive issues ranging from the universality of law to the particularity of racial, religious, and gender claims, are explored with great candor. The volume also turns the intellectual discourse to its major players: the members of the press, the lawyers, and the judiciary. Has there been a shift from reporting functions to entertainment values? Does television and live presentation shift the burden from the contents of a case to the photogenic and star quality of players? What excites and intrigues the public: serious disturbances to the peace and mass mayhem, such as the Oklahoma bombings or sexual adventures of entertainment and sports figures? The findings are sometimes disturbing, but the reading is never dull. This book will be of interest to journalists, lawyers, and the interested general public. This volume is the latest in the Transaction Media Studies Series edited by Everette E. Dennis, dean of the school of communication at Fordham University. The volume itself is edited by Robert Giles, the editor, and Robert W. Snyder, the managing editor, of Media Studies Journal. The original contributions were initially presented at The Freedom Forum and its Media Studies Center.
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Medien und Kommunikation

Author: Paddy Scannell

Publisher: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften

ISBN: 9783531165943

Category: Social Science

Page: 361

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Paddy Scannells Buch bietet eine faszinierende, erhellende und sehr gut verständliche Einführung in die Medien- und Kommunikationstheorie. Scannell entwickelt anhand der historischen Entwicklungen in Nordamerika und Europa eine sehr zugängliche, systematische und gleichzeitig differenzierte Analyse der verschiedenen Zugänge der Beschäftigung mit Medien- und Kommunikation. Immer wieder schöpft er aus verschiedenen Disziplinen und fordert so insgesamt die Leserinnen und Leser heraus, sich mit Kommunikation und Medien in ihren Gesamtzusammenhängen auseinander zu setzen. Das international vielfach beachtete Werk des bekannten britischen Wissenschaftlers und Professors für Kommunikationswissenschaft an der University of Michigan liegt nun endlich in deutscher Sprache vor.
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The American Journalist

A Portrait of U.S. News People and Their Work

Author: David Hugh Weaver,G. Cleveland Wilhoit

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780253363640

Category: Journalists

Page: 276

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The International Encyclopedia of Communication: Communication professions and academic research-Digital divide

Author: Wolfgang Donsbach

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Communication

Page: 5694

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Collection of 1,339 original entries, spanning the scholarship, evidence, and methodology of communication research. Coverage of theories, media and communication phenomena, research methods, problems, concepts, and geographical areas in this interdisciplinary field. Editorial areas include: communication theory and philosophy, interpersonal communication, journalism, intercultural and intergroup communication, media effects, strategic communication/PR, communication and media law and policy, media systems in the world, and communication and technology.
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Journalismus. Macht. Wirklichkeit

Wozu Journalismus dient. Woran er krankt. Und was er mit der Politik zu tun hat.

Author: Andreas Koller

Publisher: Picus Verlag

ISBN: 3711753442

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 150

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Journalismus – wozu? Das fragt sich so mancher in einer Zeit, in der jedermann in den sozialen Medien und auf seinem Blog selbst Journalist spielen kann. Andreas Koller meint: Gerade in einer solchen Zeit ist professioneller, recherchierender, analysierender Journalismus wichtiger denn je. Nur Profijournalisten können den Informationsüberfluss, der täglich aus allen Kanälen auf die Menschheit schwappt, nach objektivierbaren Kriterien filtern, inhaltlich einordnen, kurz gesagt: Informationsmüll von tatsächlichen Informationen unterscheiden.Die Sache hat allerdings einen Haken: Dieser Journalismus kostet Geld. Und es wird immer schwieriger, ihn zu finanzieren. Sind neue journalistische Geschäftsmodelle vorstellbar? Wenn nein: Was passiert dann mit unserer Demokratie? Wenn ja: Wo sind die Grenzen des recherchierenden Journalismus? Ist jede Wahrheit um jeden Preis zumutbar? Welche Rolle spielt die Politik – und soll sie überhaupt eine Rolle spielen?
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