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Slanting the News: Source Perceptions After Changes in Newspaper Management
Journalism Quarterly (1984)
  • William A. Tillinghast, San Jose State University
Abstract

Examines the perception of bias when a newspaper changes management as a result of a merger of two newspaper groups. Attribution of the shaping of news in a larger newspaper to a varying mixture of influences by political and social environments; Problem of objective journalism; Basis of the dynamic or in-motion aspect of perceived policies of bias on the relatively easy shift in source perception..

Publication Date
1984
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Citation Information
William A. Tillinghast. "Slanting the News: Source Perceptions After Changes in Newspaper Management" Journalism Quarterly Vol. 61 (1984)
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