Modern Newspaper Practice: A primer on the press by F W HodgsonModern Newspaper Practice: A primer on the press by F W Hodgson

Modern Newspaper Practice: A primer on the press

byF W HodgsonEditorF W Hodgson

Paperback | April 25, 1996

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An introduction to all aspects of newspaper journalism and the journalist's world. The book examines in detail not only day-to-day practice but also the role of the editor and the reading public, and the running and printing of newspapers. Close attention in this new edition is paid to the effect of technological advance on news gathering, news and feature writing, page planning and design and the production, advertising and commercial side of newspapers.

This book is widely used on journalism and media-related courses, including degrees and those run by newspaper companies and the NCTJ, and the many training schemes abroad that look at British practice.
Title:Modern Newspaper Practice: A primer on the pressFormat:PaperbackDimensions:238 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.73 inPublished:April 25, 1996Publisher:Taylor and Francis

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0240514599

ISBN - 13:9780240514598

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Table of Contents

A newspaper's role, Finding the news; The specialists; The reader; The editor; Layout and design; Editorial production; Printing; Running a newspaper; The press and society; A career in journalism; Code of Practice for the Press; NUJ Code of Conduct; Glossary; Bibliography