By James F. Broderick and Darren W. Miller

ISBN-10: 0910965773

ISBN-13: 9780910965774

The recognized slogan of 1 significant television information community, extra humans get their information ... than from the other resource, now applies to the net. yet the place are you able to locate the scoop you would like, how will you gauge its veracity, and the way can someone sustain? The solutions are during this specified publication by means of a professor of journalism and a operating reporter. Jim Broderick and Darren Miller have written an A to Z advisor to the easiest and worst information and data websites, that includes a hundred in-depth, serious studies and a 4-star score process. You ll observe dozens of trustworthy websites that meet your wishes, study what to anticipate sooner than you go online, and achieve a reporter s hardnosed standpoint at the explanations and bias in the back of every one source. The assisting website is a digital portal to the realm of on-line information.

Show description

Read or Download Consider the Source; A Critical Guide to the 100 Most Prominent News and Information Sites on the Web PDF

Best nonfiction_2 books

Download e-book for kindle: Manual of Exercise Testing, Third Edition by Victor F. Froelicher MD, Jonathan N. Myers PhD

The hot version of the handbook of workout checking out is the fitting better half for the workout checking out laboratory. full of useful examples and diagnostic clues, this useful handbook covers workout trying out for the most cardiovascular difficulties confronted this day. trying out and interpretation are commonly coated during this guide.

Download e-book for kindle: Evidentials and Relevance by Elly Ifantidou

This booklet makes use of Sperber and Wilson’s Relevance conception to teach how evidential expressions will be analysed in a unified semantic/pragmatic framework. the 1st half surveys normal linguistic paintings on evidentials, offers speech-act conception and examines Grice’s thought of that means and conversation with emphasis on 3 major concerns: for linguistically encoded evidentials, are they truth-conditional or non-truth-conditional, and do they give a contribution to specific or implicit communique?

Extra resources for Consider the Source; A Critical Guide to the 100 Most Prominent News and Information Sites on the Web

Example text

R A T I N It makes the Asian world a lot less foreign to Western readers. org Overview The history of the world for the past 150 years is, in some way, the history as the Associated Press has told it. No news organization has come close to the Associated Press (known to most readers simply as the “AP”) in its breadth of coverage. One couldn’t find a major news event from any region of the globe that hasn’t been chronicled by the reporters of the AP. Much of what has leeched into the history books has been pilfered from the pages of the countless newspapers that subscribe to the AP.

Because the ACLU has injected itself into today’s most rancorous and divisive social issues, the group’s reputation as an institutional instigator is probably well deserved. The ACLU’s scope of concern is widespread indeed, from criminals’ rights and racial justice to free speech and reproductive rights. Its Web site is equally comprehensive, serving almost as much as a mini-encyclopedia for civil libertarians as a general interest Web site. Think of the site as the world’s most extensive newsletter, covering anything and everything a reader might ever want to know about the organization and its causes.

G 30 Consider the Source Endnotes 1. org Overview What does Amnesty International have in common with Mother Teresa, Martin Luther King, the International Committee of the Red Cross, Elie Wiesel, Desmond Tutu, Theodore Roosevelt, the International Atomic Energy Agency, and Mikhail Gorbachev? ”2 With that as its raison d’être, Amnesty, as the name would suggest, focused its efforts—campaigns that consisted of writing letters, publishing newsletters, applying pressure on governments—solely on helping free political prisoners.

Download PDF sample

Consider the Source; A Critical Guide to the 100 Most Prominent News and Information Sites on the Web by James F. Broderick and Darren W. Miller

by Richard

Rated 4.20 of 5 – based on 20 votes