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What's so good about investigative journalism? (Harvard part III)

Beckett, Charlie (2008) What's so good about investigative journalism? (Harvard part III). POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (30 May 2008). Website.

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Abstract

No kind of journalism is more shrouded in myth than the investigative reporter. Films like All The Presidents Men deified the heroic hack who unpeeled the layers of lies to reveal the inner sordid secrets of society. But if you can’t trust journalists, how can you trust them in the watchdog role?

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/polis/
Additional Information: © 2008 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 23 May 2017 10:17
Last Modified: 22 Jul 2020 01:08
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/78373

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