TITLE

Diversifying the fourth estate

AUTHOR(S)
Collison, Michele N.-K.
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Black Issues in Higher Education;8/6/1998, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on trends in concerning journalism education of blacks in the United States. Impact of the American Society of Newspaper Editors's pledge concerning diversity in journalism education; Increasing number of people of color in journalism courses and related jobs.
ACCESSION #
983018

 

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