TITLE

In Crisis, Journalists Relinquish Independence

AUTHOR(S)
Chan, Ying
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer2001, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how ideological biases in times of crisis and conflict can cause journalists to relinquish independence from the stories that they cover. Requirements for journalists to retain their independence; Incident illustrating the failure of `The New York Times' newspaper to remain independent of its news sources; Way for reporters to remain independent of faction.
ACCESSION #
4674288

 

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