Readership: Journalism and Journalism Studies students;
students taking journalism as a subsidiary module or taking a related course; professional journalists; 'citizen' journalists; academics and researchers.
Tony Harcup, Senior Lecturer, University of Sheffield
Tony Harcup is Senior Lecturer at the Department of Journalism Studies, University of Sheffield.
"Harcup manifestly knows his subject ... The paperback may not be a doorstop, but it is certainly a mile post." - Mike Amos, Refer
"If you need to learn more about journalism or are just interested in the subject, this is a fine addition to your collection." - Erin Brenner, Copyediting
"A book so good every journalist will ask: "Why didn't I think of that?"" - Professor Roy Greenslade, City University, London
"...a cunningly compiled and mostly authoritative work of reference that is fun to read, ending with a useful chronology of journalisms highs (1647: Levellers call for a free press) and lows (2011: Hackgate)." - Michael Leapman, British Journalism