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News of the World executives – how did they ‘not know?’ (guest blog)

Hänska, Max ORCID: 0000-0001-9188-534X (2011) News of the World executives – how did they ‘not know?’ (guest blog). LSE POLIS Charlie Becket on Journalism and Society (08 Jul 2011). Website.

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Here’ s a different take on the big media story of the moment, the closure of the News of the World and the phone hacking scandal, by LSE PhD candidate Max Hänska-Ahy. As the NotW is set to go to press one last time amidst allegations it had hacked phones on a large scale (over 4000 individuals are said to be affected), he tries to understand, how can executives claim ignorance?

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2011 The author
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2012 10:48
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:33

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