Journalism in the cinema

McNair, Brian (2009) Journalism in the cinema. In Allan, S. (Ed.) The Routledge Companion to News and Journalism. Routledge, London, pp. 384-393.

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This chapter explores the representation of journalism in one of the most important popular culture forms, cinema. It advocates the use of movies about journalism in journalism studies teaching and research, and reviews the existing literature on the subject.

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ID Code: 43485
Item Type: Book Chapter
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Keywords: movies about journalism
ISBN: 9780415465298
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > JOURNALISM AND PROFESSIONAL WRITING (190300)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Schools > Journalism, Media & Communication
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2009 Routledge
Deposited On: 24 Jul 2011 22:08
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2012 10:11

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