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Writing and Reporting the News as a Story, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Robert Lloyd, Glenn Guzzo

Published by Pearson

Published Date: May 19, 2008

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Filled with current examples and tips from Pulitzer Prize winning professionals, Writing and Reporting News As a Story teaches modern news writing skills while providing students with timely advice on ethics and career advancement. As a result of the outstanding professional experience of the author team and their devotion to teaching young journalists, this new text offers practical and real guidance to students truly interested in a future in journalism.

Table of Contents

Authors Note

 

Chapter 1: Why Journalism Matters

 

Chapter 2: What is News?

 

Chapter 3: Writing Leads

 

Chapter 4: Writing Simply

 

Chapter 5: How to Structure a News Story

 

Chapter 6: Interviewing

 

Chapter 7: Using Quotations Well

 

Chapter 8: Crime Stories

 

Chapter 9: Writing about Victims of Crimes

 

Chapter 10: Covering Disasters

 

Chapter 11: Speeches, Press Conferences, and Press Releases

 

Chapter 12: Writing the Meeting Story

 

Chapter 13: Writing Non-Traditional Leads

 

Chapter 14: Obituaries

 

Chapter 15: Writing Profiles

 

Chapter 16: Features

 

Chapter 17: Endings

 

Chapter 18: Writing for the Web

 

Chapter 19: Ethics

 

Chapter 20: Diversity

 

Chapter 21: Libel

 

Chapter 22: Jobs

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$46.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-64491-9