Money lust: how pressure for profit is perverting journalism

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Author: Neil Hickey
Date: July 1, 1998
From: Columbia Journalism Review(Vol. 37, Issue 2.)
Publisher: Columbia University, Graduate School of Journalism
Document Type: Cover story
Length: 7,241 words
Abstract :

The media has turned to sensationalism to maximize reader or viewership, minimize expense and offset a shrinking news hole. Publishers and broadcasters are interested in the financial bottom line and turning a larger profit and their purse strings are dictating the quality of news coverage at the expense of journalistic values.

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Hickey, Neil. "Money lust: how pressure for profit is perverting journalism." Columbia Journalism Review, vol. 37, no. 2, 1998, p. 28+. Gale Academic Onefile, Accessed 20 Oct. 2019.

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