The Associated Press Stylebook 2017: And Briefing On Media Law by Associated PressThe Associated Press Stylebook 2017: And Briefing On Media Law by Associated Press

The Associated Press Stylebook 2017: And Briefing On Media Law

byAssociated Press

Paperback | July 11, 2017

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The style of the Associated Press is the gold standard for news writing. WithThe AP Stylebookin hand, you can learn how to write and edit with the clarity and professionalism for which they are famous. Fully revised and updated, this new edition contains more than 3,000 A to Z entries#151;including more than 200 new ones#151;detailing the AP's rules on grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, abbreviation, and word and numeral usage. You'll find answers to such wide-ranging questions as:

- When should the names of government bodies be spelled out and when should they be abbreviated?
- What are the general definitions of the major religious movements?
- Which companies do the big media conglomerates own?
- Who are all the members of the British Commonwealth?
- How should box scores for baseball games be filed?
- What constitutes "fair use”?
- What exactly does the Freedom of Information Act cover?

With invaluable additional sections on the unique guidelines for business and sports reporting and on how you can guard against libel and copyright infringement,The AP Stylebookis the one reference that all writers, editors, and students cannot afford to be without.
The Associated Press ( is a not-for profit news cooperative that delivers fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world. Founded in 1846, AP today is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information. Distributed by satellite and the Internet to more than 120 nations, AP services daily reach more t...
Title:The Associated Press Stylebook 2017: And Briefing On Media LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:624 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.62 inPublished:July 11, 2017Publisher:Basic BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0465093043

ISBN - 13:9780465093045

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