By Jesse Owen Hearns-Branaman
This ebook bridges a niche among discussions approximately fact, human knowing, and epistemology in philosophical circles, and debates approximately objectivity, bias, and fact in journalism. It examines 4 significant philosophical theories in effortless to appreciate phrases whereas holding a severe perception that is primary to the modern examine of journalism. The e-book goals to maneuver ahead the dialogue of fact within the information media by means of dissecting time-honored techniques similar to bias, objectivity, stability, equity, in a philosophically-grounded approach, drawing on extensive interviews with newshounds to discover how reporters speak about truth.
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