The Resource Making corrections in a digital age : how news organizations handle errors online, Erin McNeill Jorgensen

Making corrections in a digital age : how news organizations handle errors online, Erin McNeill Jorgensen

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Making corrections in a digital age : how news organizations handle errors online
Title
Making corrections in a digital age
Title remainder
how news organizations handle errors online
Statement of responsibility
Erin McNeill Jorgensen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This journalism master's project includes a professional work component and an analysis component. The professional work component details the author's experiences working as a copy and production editor for "The America Next" project at the Columbia Missourian in partnership with the Missouri School of Journalism and American Public Media's Public Insight Network. Includes field notes and examples of work. In the analysis component the author examines the correction policies of ten United States news organizations, including five with print and online operations and five online-only publications. She notes that "accuracy is one of the key tenets in journalism, mentioned in numerous creeds and codes of ethics throughout the profession." (p. 3) The results indicated inconsistencies in current correction practices. The author includes best online correction practices for use by newsrooms. Includes a literature review
Cataloging source
MUU
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Jorgensen, Erin McNeill
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • theses
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  • Online journalism
  • Journalism
  • Journalistic ethics
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
Label
Making corrections in a digital age : how news organizations handle errors online, Erin McNeill Jorgensen
Instantiates
Publication
Contributor
Thesis advisor
Note
  • "Spring 2012."
  • Professional project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Masters of Arts in Journalism from the School of Journalism, University of Missouri--Columbia
  • Committee chair: Margaret Walter
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
799905078
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
101 leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)799905078
Label
Making corrections in a digital age : how news organizations handle errors online, Erin McNeill Jorgensen
Publication
Contributor
Thesis advisor
Note
  • "Spring 2012."
  • Professional project report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Masters of Arts in Journalism from the School of Journalism, University of Missouri--Columbia
  • Committee chair: Margaret Walter
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
799905078
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
101 leaves
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)799905078

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