The universal journalist / David Randall.

Updated, fifth edition of a best-selling guide to the 'universals' of good journalistic practice for professional and trainee journalists worldwide.

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Bibliographic Details
Online Access:Electronic book from JSTOR
Main Author: Randall, David, 1951- (Author)
Format: eBook
Published:London : Pluto Press, 2016.
Edition:Fifth edition.
Table of Contents:
  • What Makes a Good Reporter?
  • The Limitations of Journalism
  • What is News?
  • Where Do Good Stories Come From?
  • Research
  • Handling Sources, Not Them Handling You
  • Questioning
  • Reporting Numbers and Statistics
  • Investigative Reporting
  • How to Cover Major Incidents
  • Mistakes, Corrections and Hoaxes
  • Ethics
  • Writing for Newspapers
  • Intros
  • Construction and Description
  • Handling Quotes
  • Different Ways to Tell A Story
  • Comment, Intentional and Otherwise
  • How to Be a Great Reporter.