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Articles tagged sociology of news (3)

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Herbert J. Gans    February 1, 2013
“Journalists have to consider how American politics has changed since modern journalism first formulated the conventions and norms for covering politics.”
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Herbert J. Gans    November 28, 2012
Sociologist Herbert Gans argues it’s time for political reporting to stop focusing solely on the elites and experiment with new models for bottom-up journalism.
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C.W. Anderson    September 20, 2012
The structure of newsrooms reflects how journalists think about their work. As those conceptions change, it makes sense that the structures would change with them.