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Title Assessing evidence in a postmodern world / edited by Bonnie Brennen.
Published Milwaukee, Wisconsin : Marquette University Press, [2013]
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 Floor4  PN4888.O25 A87 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description 252 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Diederich studies in media and communication ; no. 3
Diederich studies in media and communication ; no. 3.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents History, journalism, and the problem of truth / John Nerone -- Why journalism has always pushed perception alongside reality / Barbie Zelizer -- The indecisive moment: snapshot aesthetics as journalistic truth / Andrew L. Mendelson -- It's just a joke: humor and social identity in forwarded e-mail images of Obama / Margaret Duffy, Janis Page and Rachel Young -- Mis/reading Obama: evidence, the internet and the battle over citizenship / Tom Nakayama -- Less falseness as antidote to the anxieties of postmodernism / Linda Steiner -- Networked news work / Jane Singer -- Does the modern trial lack credibility in a postmodern world / Daniel Blinka -- Promises and challenges of teaching statistical reasoning to journalism undergraduates: twin surveys of department heads, 1997 and 2008 / Robert J. Griffin and Sharon Dunwoody -- Media in surgents in the network society, Breitbart, O'Keefe and mass self-communication / Frank Durham -- Roundtable: assessing evidence in a postmodern world.
Subject Journalism -- Objectivity -- United States.
Mass media -- Objectivity -- United States.
Related Names Brennen, Bonnie.
ISBN 9780874620368 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0874620368 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard # 40022523876
OCLC number 833380937