Franklin

The evolution of American investigative journalism [electronic resource] / James L. Aucoin.

Author/Creator:
Aucoin, James, 1952-
Publication:
Columbia, Mo. : University of Missouri Press, c2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (255 p.)
Subjects:
Investigative reporting -- United States.
Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc.
Bolles, Don.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
"History of American investigative journalism and the founding of the Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE). Discusses the murder of investigative reporter Don Bolles and IRE's subsequent controversial Arizona Project. Applies the social-moral development theory of Alasdair MacIntyre to explain how the IRE contributed to the evolution of American investigative journalism"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
The tradition of exposure in American journalism
The reemergence of investigative journalism, 1960-1975
Defining the practice, 1960-1975
The founding of IRE
The Arizona project: IRE's unique contribution to American journalism
IRE and the mainstreaming of investigative journalism
A social practice.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
0-8262-6483-2
OCLC:
613374431
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy