TITLE

There's a Need at the Top for Latino Journalists

AUTHOR(S)
de Lama, George
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer2001, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Emphasizes the need for more Hispanic American journalists in leadership positions in the journalism sector of the United States. Why minority journalists are not able to move up to leadership positions; Examples of outstanding Hispanic American journalists; How Hispanic American journalists can get the experience they need to become leaders and managers.
ACCESSION #
4674136

 

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