Library Header Image
LSE Research Online LSE Library Services

Reporting suicide: what lessons has the media learnt?

Speller, Catherine (2009) Reporting suicide: what lessons has the media learnt? POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (14 Oct 2009). Website.

Download (58kB) | Preview


Last December, the Press Complaints Commission teamed up with Polis to organise a seminar about how suicide is reported by the media. The idea of holding a discussion to bring together journalists, academics, regulatory bodies and those with specialist knowledge of mental health issues stemmed from the spate of suicides in and around Bridgend earlier that year, and the widespread public debate the media coverage of those deaths generated.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL:
Additional Information: © 2009 The Author(s)
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 19 May 2017 11:50
Last Modified: 17 Oct 2021 23:25

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics