Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 January 2021

312 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190863531

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Murder in Our Midst

Comparing Crime Coverage Ethics in an Age of Globalized News

Romayne Smith Fullerton and Maggie Jones Patterson

  • Compares crime reporting practices in North America and Western Europe that have rarely, if ever, been looked at before
  • Includes nearly 200 interviews conducted with journalists and media experts in 10 countries
  • Explores the internet's impact on national ethics codes and practices
  • Offers insight to the closely held values that lie beneath crime reporting practices