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Suggested Readings

Selecting and Reporting the News

Adam, G. Stuart. Notes Toward a Definition of Journalism: Understanding an Old Craft as an Art Form. St. Petersburg, Fla.: Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 1993.

A Free and Responsible Press (The Hutchins Commission Report). Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1947.

Charity, Arthur. Doing Public Journalism. New York: Guilford, 1995.

Clark, Roy Peter. A Call to Leadership. St. Petersburg, Fla.: Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 1992.

Cronkite, Walter. A Reporter's Life. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1996.

Dahlgren, Peter, and Colin Sparks. Journalism and Popular Culture. Newbury Park, Calif.: Sage Publications, 1992.

Fallows, James. Breaking the News: How the Media Undermine American Democracy. New York: Pantheon Books, 1996.

Hachten, William A. The Troubles of Journalism: A Critical Look at What's Right and Wrong With the Press. 2nd ed. Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2001.

Jensen, Carl. Censored: The News That Didn't Make the News—and Why. Chapel Hill, N.C.: Shelburne Press, 1993. (Published annually since 1976.)

Kaniss, Phyllis. Making Local News. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1991.

Kovach, Bill, and Tom Rosenstiel. The Elements of Journalism: What Newspeople Should Know and the Public Should Expect. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2001.

Merritt, Davis. Public Journalism & Public Life: Why Telling the News Is Not Enough. Hillsdale, N.J.: Erlbaum, 1995.

Miller, Edward D. The Charlotte Project: Helping Citizens Take Back Democracy. St. Petersburg, Fla.: Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 1994.

Reah, Danuta. The Language of Newspapers. 2nd ed. New York: Routledge, 2002.

Rosen, Jay. Community Connectedness: Passwords for Public Journalism. The Poynter Papers: No. 3. St. Petersburg, Fla.: Poynter Institute for Media Studies, 1993.

---. Politics, Vision and the Press: Toward a Public Agenda for Journalism. New York: Twentieth Century Fund, 1992.

Reese, Stephen D., Oscar H. Gandy Jr., and August E. Grant, eds. Framing Public Life: Perspectives on Media and Our Understanding of the Social World. Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2003.

The Harwood Group. Timeless Values: Staying True to Journalistic Principles in the Age of New Media. Reston, Va.: American Society of Newspaper Editors, 1995.

---. Tapping Civic Life: How To Report First, and Best, What's Happening in Your Community. Washington, D.C.: Pew Center for Civic Journalism, 1996.

Zelizer, Barbie, and Christopher Benson, eds. Journalism After September 11. New York: Routledge, 2002.

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