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New and Published Books

  1. The Essentials of Sports Reporting and Writing

    2nd Edition

    By Scott Reinardy, Wayne Wanta

    In The Essentials of Sports Reporting and Writing, authors Scott Reinardy and Wayne Wanta employ their own professional experience as sports writers and editors to give students a useful and practical view of the sports writing profession. The text is divided into readily digestible sections,...

    Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Journalism and Human Rights

    How Demographics Drive Media Coverage

    Edited by John C. Pollock

    This book is the first collection of original research to explore links between demographics and media coverage of emerging human rights issues. It covers cross-national reporting on human trafficking, HIV/AIDS, water contamination, and child labour; and same-sex marriage, Guantanamo detainee...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Foreign Correspondents and International Newsgathering

    The Role of Fixers

    By Colleen Murrell

    Series: Routledge Research in Journalism

    This book reveals that 'fixers'—local experts on whom foreign correspondents rely—play a much more significant role in international television newsgathering than has been documented or understood. Murrell explores the frames though which international reporting has traditionally been analysed and...

    Published December 12th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Sports Journalism

    A Multimedia Primer, 2nd Edition

    By Rob Steen

    Sports Journalism is a comprehensive guide to the purpose, principles and practice of this unique profession. Now in a fully revised and updated second edition, including important new material on social media and the rise of on-line journalism, this is still the only book to explore the...

    Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Digital Technologies and the Evolving African Newsroom

    Towards an African Digital Journalism Epistemology

    Edited by Hayes Mabweazara

    Series: Journalism Studies

    African newsrooms are experiencing the disruptive impact of new digital technologies on the way they generate and disseminate news. Indeed, newsrooms are being forced to adapt in various ways and there are clear dimensions of localized creativity and adaptations by journalists to the digital...

    Published November 28th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Computer-Assisted Reporting

    A Practical Guide, 4th Edition

    By Brant Houston

    This straightforward and effective how-to guide provides the basics for any journalist or student beginning to use data for news stories. It has step-by-step instructions on how to do basic data analysis in journalism while addressing why these digital tools should be an integral part of reporting...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Mapping Foreign Correspondence in Europe

    Edited by Georgios Terzis

    Series: Routledge Studies in European Communication Research and Education

    The book studies the current trends of foreign correspondence in Europe. The EU’s expansion has had abundant effects on news coverage and some of the European capitals have become home to the biggest international press corps in world. So, who are these "professional strangers" stationed in Europe...

    Published November 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Newspapers Handbook

    5th Edition

    By Richard Keeble, Ian Reeves

    Series: Media Practice

    This new edition of The Newspapers Handbook presents an enlightening examination of an ever-evolving industry, engaging with key contemporary issues, including reporting in the digital age and ethical and legislative issues following the hacking scandal to display a comprehensive anatomy of the...

    Published August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Advanced Reporting

    Essential Skills for 21st Century Journalism

    By Miles Maguire

    News gathering is a large, complicated and often messy task that has traditionally been viewed by journalists as irretrievably idiosyncratic, best learned through trial and error. Advanced Reporting takes the opposite approach, focusing on reporting as a process of triangulation based on three...

    Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Press Freedom in Africa

    Comparative perspectives

    Edited by Herman Wasserman

    This book gives an overview of current debates surrounding press freedom in Africa in response to ongoing contestations between media and governments on the continent. Through case studies of individual African countries as well as international comparisons, a wide range of global contributors...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists
    By Matthew Burgess
    To Be Published June 26th 2015
  2. Videotex Journalism: Teletext Viewdata and the News
    By David H. Weaver
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  3. Encyclopedia of Twentieth Century Journalists
    By William H. Taft
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  4. The Press We Deserve
    Edited by Richard Boston
    To Be Published July 20th 2015
  5. Reporting the Counterculture
    By Richard P. Goldstein
    To Be Published July 20th 2015

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