TITLE

Reporting on Race: Building a New Definition of 'News'

AUTHOR(S)
Schaffer, Jan
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Fall2003, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the challenge of covering race relations news facing journalists in the United States. Suggestions on how can journalists cover race relation issues; Discussion on the internal racial tensions; Explanation that covering race relations in the 21st century is different from covering race relations during the civil rights decade of the 1960s; Reasons for the difficulty of covering race relations.
ACCESSION #
10976497

 

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