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Overcoming bias
Sue Ellen Christian

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Overcoming bias
a journalist's guide to culture & context
Sue Ellen Christian

Published 2012 by Holcomb Hathaway, Publishers in Scottsdale, Ariz .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Context, culture and cognition: making the case for reflective practice in journalism
Habits of thought: how cognitive processes influence journalistic practice
Encountering the news: how the mind organizes and interprets information and how story ideas get lost in the process
Story without stereotype: how stereotypes may influence reporting in stealthy ways and what to do about it
Understanding culture, understanding sources: how social groups serve as lenses for looking at the world
Training the reporter's eye: what gets journalists' attention can influence how they portray events and explain behaviors
Critical decisions before deadline : why even experienced journalists neglect certain facts and what to do about it
The power of words and tone: when words suggest unintended meanings
Attribution and editing without bias: when to include data and how to determine cause
Journalism and reflective practice: cultivating an open mind.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
PN4784.O24 .C47 2012

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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9781934432204, 9781934432365
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