American Journalism and "Fake News": Examining the Facts

by Seth Ashley, Jessica Roberts & Adam Maksl
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Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Series: Contemporary Debates

Publication Date: November 08, 2018

ISBN: 9781440861840

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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This book provides a comprehensive and impartial overview of the state of American journalism and news-gathering in the 21st century, with a special focus on the rise—and meaning—of "fake news."

• Reflects an easy-to-navigate question-and-answer format

• Uses quantifiable data from respected sources as the foundation for examining every issue

• Provides readers with leads to conduct further research in extensive Further Reading sections accompanying each entry

• Analyzes claims made by individuals and groups of all political backgrounds and ideologies to fairly represent a diversity of perspectives