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Welcome to COMM 418 - Crisis News!

Professor Ralph J. Begleiter

Today's news media are a far cry from newspapers and broadcasters of only a few years ago. Driven by technology and business, journalists report the news as if almost everything were a "crisis." Audiences respond and demand more.

What are the symptoms?
What are the ethical underpinnings?
What are the results and implications?
What about the future of news media?

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Fall, 1999
Fall 2000

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