Confidence Game

The Limited Vision of the News Gurus
Author(s): Dean Starkman
Genre: Language Arts
Original Publish Date: Dec 22, 2011
Product Number: EB00662703
Released: Mar 27, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780231527941
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Dean Starkman takes on what has become a dominant perspective on the future of news in the digital age as personified by three well known media thinkers—Jay Rosen, Clay Shirky, and Jeff Jarvis—who have dominated the "future of news" debate. Starkman makes a powerful case that the perspective that these three represent, despite their many useful insights, is in the end corrosive to public-service journalism.

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