Journalism Ethics and Law ignites the conversation about journalism ethics and the function of the law in today's media. Emphasising a practical work-based approach to develop best practice multimedia journalism; this book presents a combined ethics and law experience for journalism students and uses stories and case studies to highlight the most significant questions for the practice of law and ethics today. Journalism Ethics and Law offers readers a new way about thinking about journalism ethics and empowers future journalists to make good and ethical decisions in the field. Features Up-to-date coverage of the inquiries into media regulation and standards, Australian current affairs, recent case studies and examples from the contemporary media environment Full of interactive activities and tips develop further knowledge of journalism as a distinct media practice Written in a lively, engaging style and content is made accessible with plain-speaking language.
Publisher: Oxford University Press Australia