Reviving The Fourth Estate

Pub Date : 1998-11-16 | Author : Julianne Schultz | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521629705
ISBN 13 : 9780521629706

The news media is traditionally the watchdog of democracy. Today, it is also one of the most pervasive global industries. In this lively and accessible book, Schultz systematically..

Changing The Fourth Estate

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Adrian Hadland | Publisher : HSRC Press

ISBN 10 : 0796920974
ISBN 13 : 9780796920973

This compilation of personal essays by some of South Africa's top journalists explores a range of perspectives within "the fourth estate"—from the editor's chair to the travel wr..

Building The Fourth Estate

Pub Date : 2002-08-05 | Author : Chappell Lawson | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520936205
ISBN 13 : 9780520936201

Based on an in-depth examination of Mexico's print and broadcast media over the last twenty-five years, this book is the most richly detailed account available of the role of the m..

Jailhouse Journalism

Pub Date : 2017-07-12 | Author : James McGrath Morris | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351511230
ISBN 13 : 1351511238

In the 1980s alone, some 100 periodicals were published by and for inmates of America's prisons. Unlike their peers who passed their sentences stamping out licence plates, these co..