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The two W"s of journalism

the why and what of public affairs reporting

by Davis Merritt

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Published by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates in Mahwah, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Journalism -- Political aspects -- United States,
    • Journalism -- Social aspects -- United States,
    • Public affairs -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementDavis Merritt, Maxwell McCombs.
      SeriesLEA"s communication series
      ContributionsMcCombs, Maxwell E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN4888.P6 M39 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 156 p. ;
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3684633M
      ISBN 100805847308, 0805847316
      LC Control Number2003046233

      Writing a 5 W’s Story Ideas for fictional stories often come from a writer’s real-life experiences. Change a few parts of the experience, and a story is born. See how one writer created a story idea by using a 5 W’s chart. True Experience Story Idea. The s was marked by clashes of ideologies. In the South, blacks fought a stubborn white establishment for the rights they were owed under the Constitution. Abroad, the United States fought a multi-front battle against the spread Communism. On college campuses across the country, a new generation of Americans rejected the post-WWII.

      University Core Curriculum. NOTE: The department may make specific suggestions for courses which are most applicable towards your major. Psychology and Criminal Justice majors and minors are required to take MATH Math for Social Sciences I or a higher level Calculus course.. Business majors are required to take MATH Math for Social Sciences I or a . Discuss the differences between a hard news story and a feature story. Explain what is the 'five Ws and H.' Then do ONE of the following: Choose a current or an unusual event of interest to you, and write either a hard news article OR a feature article about the event. Gear the article for print OR audio OR video journalism.

      Columbia University journalism historian Michael Schudson, in his book Discovering the News, wrote that the business plans of newspapers were often expressed in their names—The Boston Daily Advertiser, The Federal Republican, and the Baltimore Telegraph. They were sold by subscription for six cents an issue.   News writing follows a basic formula. While styles can diverge more dramatically depending on the kind of story—a feature story may look and sound very different than a hard news story—all news stories are cut from the same mold. The first element of news writing is, of course, to deliver the news. Many people have heard of the 5 Ws, even.


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