Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home
So You Want To Be A Journalist?
  • This book is no longer available to purchase from Cambridge Core
  • Cited by 1

Book description

So you want to be a Journalist? Unplugged is a fully revised guide to the world of journalism. This new edition of Bruce Grundy's guide for journalists takes us through new media's impact on the structure and practice of journalism today, with its 24-hour news cycle of multi-platform, interactive media audiences. The book contains instructions on writing for news media as well as practical advice on all facets of reporting. Skills involved in finding information, interviewing, writing news and features, research and investigation, basic subbing, layout and design are covered, along with the essentials of grammar, the law, and practical tips on ethical and professional behaviour.New to the second edition:online journalism incorporated throughout the textvignettes and case studies that bring the text to lifeexamples from Australian, New Zealand and international mediaextended section on ethicsextensively updated research section, to help students recognise quality internet researchextensive companion website including further writing practice

Refine List

Actions for selected content:

Select all | Deselect all
  • View selected items
  • Export citations
  • Download PDF (zip)
  • Send to Kindle
  • Send to Dropbox
  • Send to Google Drive

Save Search

You can save your searches here and later view and run them again in "My saved searches".

Please provide a title, maximum of 40 characters.
×

Contents

References
Abbott, T. 2012 News Media Council could muzzle debateThe Australian 17
Albrechtsen, J. 2012 Never waste a crisis and other inexorable laws of political natureThe Australian 7
Alex, 2010 http://www.tv-calling.com/appointment-tv-is-dead
Alton, C.Hamilton, J. F. 2008 Alternative JournalismSageLondon
Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) 2007 http://www.alia.org.au/policies/core.values.html
Blundell, W. 1988 The art and craft of feature writingPlumeNew York
Breit, R 2011 Law and ethics for professional communicatorsLexis Nexis ButterworthsSydney
Brighton, P.Foy, D. 2007 News valuesSageLondon
Brooke, H. 2010 The silent state: Silence, secrets and the myth of British democracyWilliam HeinemannLondon
Bruns, A. 2005 Gatewatching: Collaborative news productionPeter LangNew York
Bruns, A. 2008 Blogs, Wikipedia, Second Life, and beyond: From production to produsagePeter LangNew York
Burrows, J. 1991 News media law in New ZealandOxford University PressNew York
Burrows, J.Cheer, U. 2005 Media law in New ZealandOxford University PressNew York
Carlyle, T. 1841 Heroes, Hero-Worship and the Heroic in HistoryJames FraserLondon
Carlyon, L. 2001 GallipoliPan MacmillanMelbourne
Carr, C.F.Stevens, F.E. 1931 Modern journalism: A complete guide to the newspaper craftIsaac Pitman & SonsBath
Christensen, N. 2012 http://www.theaustralian.com.au/media/monday-section/mobile-users-opt-for-online-news-on-the-go/story-fna1k39o-1226275162390
Clark, L. 2012 http://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=10779594
Conley, D. 1997 The daily miracle: An introduction to journalismOxford University PressMelbourne
Courtenay, B. 1989 The power of oneBallantine BooksNew York
Cryle, D. 1997 Disreputable profession: Journalists and journalism in colonial AustraliaCentral Queensland University PressRockhampton
Davies, N. 2008 Flat earth newsChatto & WindusLondon
Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts (DCITA) 2002 Style Manual for Authors, Editors and PrintersWileySydney
2012
Drum, S.
Dube, J. 2003 http://www.poynter.org/how-tos/digital-strategies/web-tips/13605/writing-news-online
Edwards, J. 2012 http://www.businessinsider.com/online-ad-spending-to-rival-that-of-tv-by-2016–2012–1
Ellerman, S.
Ellis, G. 2010 http://www.nzherald.co.nz/opinion/news/article.cfm?c_id=466&objectid=10668571
Ergas, H. 2012 http://www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/opinion/watchdog- can-muzzle-government-critics/story-e6frgd0x-1226296359869
Evans, H. 1972 Editing and design: A five-volume manual of English, typography and layoutNewsman’s English, HeinemannLondon
Foo, F. 2011 http://www.theaustralian.com.au/australian-it/apples-iphone-leads-australias-huge-smartphone-growth/story-e6frgakx-1226021287594
Gillmor, D. 2006 We the media: Grassroots journalism by the people, for the peopleO’ReillyNew York
Glenn, A. 2007 http://www.ireporter.org/2007/05/what_is_citizen.html
Grabowski, M. 2010 http://cubreporters.org/legal_journalism. html
Guterson, D. 1994 Snow falling on cedarsHarcourt BraceNew York
Hardingham, J. 1967 The New Zealand Herald Manual of JournalismA.H. & A.W. ReedAuckland
Henningham, J. 1988 Looking at television newsLongman CheshireMelbourne
Henningham, J. 1998 Weaver, D.The global journalistHampton PressCresskill, NJ
Hernandez, R. 2011 http://www.niemanlab.org/2011/12/robert-hernandez-for-journalisms-future-the-killer-app-is-credibility
Hirst, M. 1997 MEAA Code of Ethics for journalists: An historical and theoretical overviewMedia International Australia63
Hirst, M. 2010 Journalism education “Down Under”: A tale of two paradigmsJournalism Studies 11 83
Hirst, M. 2011 News 2.0: Can journalism survive the internet?Allen & UnwinSydney
Harrison, J. 2007 Communication and new media: Broadcast to narrowcastOxford University PressMelbourne
Hirst, M.Patching, R. 2007 Journalism ethics: Arguments & casesOxford University PressMelbourne
Holmes, J. 2012 http://www.abc.net.au/mediawatch/transcripts/s3435269.htm
Indvik, L. 2012 http://mashable.com/2012/01/19/online-advertising-surpasses-print-2012
2012
Jamieson, A. 2012 ALP leadership tensions get media in a frothCrikey 15 http://www.crikey.com.au/2012/02/15/alp-leadership-gets-media-in-a-froth
Jenkins, H. 2006 Convergence culture: Where old and new media collideNew York University PressNew York
Johnson, S.C. 1929 The successful journalist and authorFoulsham & Co.London
Kamber, M. 2011 http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/25/young-in-libya
Kelly, P. 2012
Kemp, D. 2012
Kirk, T. 2012 http://www.mediaspy.org/report/2012/03/11/herald-sun-launches-paywall-on-monday
Leavitt, D. 1986 The Lost Language of CranesMariner BooksNew York
Line, W.C. 1979 News writing for non-professionalsBurham Inc.New York
Little, J. 2005 Working contacts: Finding and keeping reliable sourcesin C. Fogg (ed.), 54
Little, J. 2010 Teaching literary journalism at a newspaperLiterary Journalism 4
Little, J.Sankey, M. 2007 Teaching narrative journalism and the APN News and Media Professional Development ProgramAsia Pacific Media Educator (APME)113
Macafee, M.
Masters, C. 2002 Not for publicationABC BooksSydney
Masterton, M. 1983 … but you’ll never be bored: The five Ws of Australia’s journalistsSouth Australian College of Advanced EducationAdelaide
Mayer, H. 1968 The press in AustraliaLandsdowne PressSydney
McChesney, R. 2007 Communication revolution: Critical junctures and the future of mediaNew PressNew York
McGregor, J. 2002 http://www.hss.bond.edu.au/ANZCA/papers/JMcGregorPaper.pdf
McNair, B. 2009 Whal-Jorgensen, K.Ianitzsch, T.The handbook of journalism studiesRoutledgeNew York
Meade, A. 2012
Mencher, M. 1997 News reporting and writingMcGraw HillNew York
Mill, J.S 1995 On libertyPenguinHarmondsworth
Mill, J.S 2002 UtilitarianismHackettLondon
Mitchell, H. 2012 There is no pressing case to be made for reformSydney Morning Herald8
Muller, D. 2012
Nankervis, K. 2005 http://live-wirez.gu.edu.au/jea
1967
New Zealand Law Commission 2012 http://www.lawcom.govt.nz/project/review-regulatory-gaps-and-new-media?quicktabs_23=submissions
North, S. 2012
2012
Orwell, G. 1946 Orwell, S.Angus, I.The Penguin Essays of George OrwellPenguinLondon
Park, R.E. 1973 Life History’, in Paul J. Baker, ‘The Life Histories of W.I. Thomas and Robert E. ParkAmerican Journal of Sociology243
Paus, K. Heide
Pearson, M. 2011 The journalist’s guide to media lawAllen & UnwinSydney
Price, S. 2007 Media minefield: A journalist’s guide to media regulation in New ZealandNew Zealand Journalists Training OrganisationLower Hutt
Quinn, A. 2007 Moral virtues for journalistsJournal of Mass Media Ethics 22 168
Quinn, S. 2006 Conversations on convergence: Insiders’ views on news production in the 21st centuryPeter LangNew York
Quinn, S.Quinn, S.Filak, V.F. 2005 Convergent journalism: An introductionElsevierNew York
Revill, L.Roderick, C. 1965 The journalist’s craftAngus & RobertsonSydney
Rolling Stone 1993 The best of Rolling Stone: 25 years of journalism on the edgeDoubledayNew York
Rosenberg, H.Feldman, C. S. 2008 No time to think: The menace of media speed and the 24-hour news cycleContinuumNew York
Sanders, K. 2003 Ethics & journalismSageLondon
Steketee, M. 2012 Accountability builds trustThe Weekend Australian22
Silvester, C. 1997 The Penguin Book of ColumnistsPenguinHarmondsworth
Grierson, Simpson 2011 http://www.simpsongrierson.com/litigation-new-media-or-news-media
Tanner, L 2011 Sideshow: Dumbing down democracyScribeMelbourne
Tompkins, P.S. 2003 Truth, trust and telepresenceJournal of Mass Media Ethics 18 194
Weddle, P. 1985 Fact from opinion‘Informal Logic 11 19
Wells, R. 2012 http://www.stuff.co.nz/technology/6453662/Virtual-shopping-moves-to-train-station
White, S. 1991 Reporting in AustraliaMacmillanMelbourne
Whitton, E. 1987 Amazing ScenesFairfax LibrarySydney
Wilson, V.P. 2007 Fair GameSimon and SchusterNew York
Wolfe, T. 1973 Wolfe, T.Johnson, E.W.The New JournalismHarper & RowNew York
Yim, D. 2008 The logic and Mill’s infamous proof in utilitarianismBritish Journal for the History of Philosophy 16 774
Online references
http://www.abc.net.au/contact/complaints.htm
http://www.abc.net.au/contact/resolved.htm
http://www.abc.net.au/contact/upheld.htm
http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/mediareport
http://www.abc.net.au/mediawatch
http://www.acma.gov.au/WEB/STANDARD/pc=PC_90137
http://www.acma.gov.au/WEB/STANDARD/pc=PC_300384
http://www.presscouncil.org.au/adjudications-other-outcomes
http://www.presscouncil.org.au/complaints
http://www.hrlc.org.au/court-tribunal/other-australian-court-or-tribunal/eatock-v-bolt-2011-fca-1103–28-september-2011
http://www.fxj.com.au
http://www.dbcde.gov.au/digital_economy/independent_media_inquiry
http://www.alliance.org.au/code-of-ethics-breaches-how-to-complain
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012–03–05/drum-wrap-media-inquiry/3869106
http://www.bsa.govt.nz/making-a-complaint
http://www.bsa.govt.nz/what-happens-if-the-bsa-agrees-with-me
http://www.lawcom.govt.nz/project/review-regulatory-gaps-and-new-media?quicktabs_23=issues_paper#node-2212
http://www.presscouncil.org.nz/complain.php
http://www.presscouncil.org.nz/complain.php
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/help/editorial-code-of-conduct
http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/mediawatch
http://www.sbs.com.au/aboutus/contact/index/id/142/h/Feedback-Complaints
http://www.mediaworks.co.nz/Default.aspx? tabid=267
http://tvnz.co.nz/view/page/816462/823787

Metrics

Full text views

Total number of HTML views: 0
Total number of PDF views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

Book summary page views

Total views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

* Views captured on Cambridge Core between #date#. This data will be updated every 24 hours.

Usage data cannot currently be displayed.