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|Title||:||Blur: How to Know What's True in the Age of Information Overload|
|Author||:||Bill Kovach, Tom Rosenstiel|
|Number of Pages||:||240|
|Category||:||Journalism, Non fiction|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Blur: How to Know What's True in the Age of Information Overload Amid the hand wringing over the death of true journalism in the Internet Age the din of bloggers the echo chamber of Twitter the predominance of Wikipedia veteran journalists and media critics Bill Kovach and Tom Rosenstiel have written a pragmatic serious minded guide to navigating the twenty first century media terrain Yes old authorities are being dismantled new ones created and the very nature of knowledge has changed But seeking the truth remains the purpose of journalism and the object for those who consume it How do we discern what is reliable How do we determine which facts or whose opinions to trust i Blur i provides a road map or more specifically reveals the craft that has been used in newsrooms by the very best journalists for getting at the truth In an age when the line between citizen and journalist is becoming increasingly unclear i Blur i is a crucial guide for those who want to know what s true .
b Ways of Skeptical Knowing Six Essential Tools for Interpreting theNews b What kind of content am I encountering Is the information complete If not what s missing Who or what are the sources and why should I believe them What evidence is presented and how was it tested or vetted What might bean alternative explanation or understanding Am I learning what I need