"Making News" Analytical Essay by The Research Group

Critique of Gaye Tuchman's book "Making News".
# 69511 | 690 words | 1 source | APA | 2003 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2003 in Communication (Journalism) , Communication (Mass Media) , English (Analysis)


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Description:

This paper presents a critique of Gaye Tuchman's 1978 book "Making News: a Study in the Construction of Reality". It looks at how news stories shape the public's knowledge and the process of framing the news to present a viewpoint. The paper looks at the author's methodology and the strengths and weaknesses of the book.

From the Paper:

"Gaye Tuchman's book Making News A Study in the Construction of Reality is concerned with journalism as an activity that transforms events. Tuchman refers to news as a window on the world making it a social and cultural resource ..."

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APA Format

"Making News" (2003, December 01) Retrieved December 11, 2019, from https://www.academon.com/analytical-essay/making-news-69511/

MLA Format

""Making News"" 01 December 2003. Web. 11 December. 2019. <https://www.academon.com/analytical-essay/making-news-69511/>

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