Going Live: Getting the News Right in a Real-Time, Online World

Going Live: Getting the News Right in a Real-Time, Online World

By: Philip Seib (author)Paperback

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Live! Breaking story! Up-to-the-minute coverage! We hear these teasers every day. But do they always guide us to real news? With the explosive growth of online news and increased barrage of sensational live shots on TV, getting a story first seems more important than getting it right. In Going Live, veteran journalist Philip Seib warns of the dangers of trivialized news and sloppy ethics in this Onew newsO age. Whether you love or hate the news media, this is an indispensable look at where journalism is heading_and how we can sort out whatOs important and accurate in the news we get in an ever-faster moving stream.

About Author

Philip Seib is a professor of Journalism and Public Diplomacy in the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California. He is also a veteran television and newspaper journalist.


Chapter 1 The World Is Watching Chapter 2 The Allure and Impact of Live Chapter 3 From Broadcast to Cable to Web Chapter 4 Newspapers' New World Chapter 5 Adventures in Convergence Chapter 6 The Ethics Minefield Chapter 7 Sailing the Uncharted Sea

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780742509016
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780742509016
  • weight: 295
  • ISBN10: 074250901X

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