Thoughts about the Internet and journalism

Markoff, John; Caruso, Denise
September 1996
Nieman Reports;Fall96, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p48
Presents journalists' views on the Internet and journalism. Displacement of traditional journalism; Lack of credibility of information on the Internet; Coverage of political campaigns of 1996; Disadvantages of posting unscreened opinions.


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