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Articles tagged sociology of news (3)

“Journalists have to consider how American politics has changed since modern journalism first formulated the conventions and norms for covering politics.”
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.
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.