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Telling stories, taking risks

journalism writing at the century"s edge

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Published by Wadsworth Pub. in Belmont, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Journalism.

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    Statement[compiled by] Alice M. Klement, Carolyn B. Matalene.
    ContributionsKlement, Alice M., Matalene, Carolyn B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4726 .T45 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 320 p. ;
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL675359M
    ISBN 100534522726
    LC Control Number97021540


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Edited by a professor of journalism and a professor of English literature, this newswriting anthology focuses on the teaching of quality journalistic writing and the ways in which current writers approach the craft of storytelling.

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