News Talk : Investigating the Language of Journalism
By: Cotter, Colleen.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010Description: 1 online resource (296 p.).ISBN: 9780511722653.Subject(s): Journalism -- Language | Reporters and reportingGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: News Talk : Investigating the Language of JournalismDDC classification: 070.43 LOC classification: PN4781 .C68 2010Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures and Tables; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Goals and objectives; Approach; Data; Chapter organization; My background; Part I The process and practice of everyday journalism; 1 An interactional and ethnographic approach to news media language; 2 Craft and community: Reading the ways of journalists; 3 The ways reporters learn to report and editors learn to edit; Part II Conceptualizing the news; 4 News values and their significance in text and practice; 5 The "story meeting": Deciding what's fit to print
6 The interaction-based nature of journalismPart III Constructing the story: texts and contexts; 7 Story design and the dictates of the "lead"; 8 "Boilerplate": Simplifying stories, anchoring text, altering meaning; 9 Style and standardization in news language; Part IV Decoding the discourse; 10 The impact of the news process on media language; Conclusion and key points; Elements of practice; Reporters as writers; News language and linguistics; Future research; Final words - for now; Epilogue; Appendices; Appendix 1: Story samples
Appendix 2: Outline guide for the analysis of news media languageAppendix 3: Society of Professional Journalists Code of Ethics; Glossary of news and linguistic terms (a supplement to discussion within the chapters); NEWSROOM TERMINOLOGY; LINGUISTIC TERMS FOR JOURNALISTS AND OTHERS; References; Index
Provides an insider's view and reveals how language is chosen and shaped into the stories we read and hear.
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