TITLE

Reporting the Cloning Story: From Hype to Healthy Skepticism

AUTHOR(S)
Zitner, Aaron
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer2003, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes why journalists need to be cautious in their reporting on human cloning. Key factor in the cloning story; Views on cloning; Good journalism about cloning.
ACCESSION #
10194182

 

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