Functions of a Newspaper

March 1977
Journalism Quarterly;Spring77, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p98
Academic Journal
Focuses on the functions of newspapers. Role of editors to expresses an opinion which the reader can judge ; Offer of judgements and opinions on the passing events; Responsibility of newspapers to disseminate informations about the world to the public.


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