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Weird Ways of News: A user's guide to news values. Most of us who consume products of journalists--that is, nearly everybody--seldom consider how news is made. But news is a manufactured product. This book aims to help you understand and digest that product.More than that, it aims to help you understand how to make your own news. And it aims to help you understand why so much of our news reaches beyond our verbal literacy, our ability to analyze words and their meanings. That's because so much... More
Material Type: Open Textbook
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: February 28, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 28, 2013
Keywords: journalism, literacy, visual, editing, news, writing, media

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2 years ago

Ross F. Collins (Faculty)

This is written as a secondary textbook for writing and editing students, as well as the public interested in what journalists do, and why they do it.

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