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Journalism and the Philosophy of Truth

  • Fester Einband
  • 164 Seiten
Informationen zum Autor Jesse Owen Hearns-Branaman is Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Development Administration,... Weiterlesen
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Beschreibung

Informationen zum Autor Jesse Owen Hearns-Branaman is Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Development Administration, Thailand. He researches the political-economy and sociology of journalism, emphasizing on the USA, UK, and China. Zusammenfassung This book bridges a gap between discussions about truth, human understanding, and epistemology in philosophical circles, and debates about objectivity, bias, and truth in journalism. It examines four major philosophical theories in easy to understand terms while maintaining a critical insight which is fundamental to the contemporary study of journalism. The book aims to move forward the discussion of truth in the news media by dissecting commonly used concepts such as bias, objectivity, balance, fairness, in a philosophically-grounded way, drawing on in depth interviews with journalists to explore how journalists talk about truth. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1. Introduction  2. Realism  3. Pragmatism  4. Dialectic of Realism and Pragmatism  5. Antirealism  6. Hyperrealism  7. Conclusion

Autorentext

Jesse Owen Hearns-Branaman is Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Development Administration, Thailand. He researches the political-economy and sociology of journalism, emphasizing on the USA, UK, and China.



Zusammenfassung

This book bridges a gap between discussions about truth, human understanding, and epistemology in philosophical circles, and debates about objectivity, bias, and truth in journalism. It examines four major philosophical theories in easy to understand terms while maintaining a critical insight which is fundamental to the contemporary study of journalism. The book aims to move forward the discussion of truth in the news media by dissecting commonly used concepts such as bias, objectivity, balance, fairness, in a philosophically-grounded way, drawing on in depth interviews with journalists to explore how journalists talk about truth.



Inhalt

1. Introduction  2. Realism  3. Pragmatism  4. Dialectic of Realism and Pragmatism  5. Antirealism  6. Hyperrealism  7. Conclusion

Produktinformationen

Titel: Journalism and the Philosophy of Truth
Untertitel: Beyond Objectivity and Balance
Autor:
EAN: 9781138887459
ISBN: 978-1-138-88745-9
Format: Fester Einband
Herausgeber: Taylor and Francis
Genre: Philosophie
Anzahl Seiten: 164
Gewicht: 363g
Größe: H229mm x B152mm
Jahr: 2016

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