Category: News Media
Good journalists use research in their coverage of public policy topics. Asking these 13 questions will help them gauge the quality of a research study or report.
This collection of academic research focuses on gender in journalism -- women who work in journalism and how girls and women are portrayed by the news media.
It can be perilous in the digital age for journalists to offend the powerful, rich and litigious. Lawyer and Fortune staff writer Jeff John Roberts offers advice for
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This collection of research offers insights into the impacts of fake news, including fake Twitter images, and how people use the internet to spread rumors and misinformation.
2016 study in Political Communication that examines how news photographs can impact public support for military action.
2016 study in Computers in Human Behavior suggests that regardless of whether they read news posts, people feel informed when they glance at a busy Facebook feed.
2016 tip sheet featuring advice on interviewing politicians and public leaders from Molly Ball, a staff writer at The Atlantic.
2016 study in Contemporary Economic Policy that examines the fragmentation of the media alongside political polarization.
A 2016 tip sheet offering a step-by-step guide to finding information about people while covering a crime-related story on deadline.
2016 collection of guides and tip sheets aimed at helping journalists cover the Zika virus accurately and responsibly.