Resources: Week 4 readings and videos
Writea 700- to 1,050-word essay in which you discuss how the information and news media have affected American culture. Answer the following questions:
- Does the information media have social responsibility? If yes, in what ways? If not, why not?
- What is the role of the information and news media in the shaping of political opinions?
- How have electronic media and their convergence transformed journalism and news consumption?
Illustrate your responses with specific examples.
Format consistent with APA formatting guidelines.
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- Newspapers and the Internet: Convergence
- Fake News/Real News: A Fine Line
- Newspapers Now: Balancing Citizen Journalism and Investigative Reporting
- Journalism Ethics: What News Is Fit to Print?
- The Objectivity Myth
- The Contemporary Journalist: Pundit or Reporter?
- ToolwireÂ® Learnscape: Credibility and Impact