CONTENTS:- 1. Evolution of Journalism; 2. Journalists's Role; 3. Rapid Growth; 4. Basic Concepts; 5. Fundamental Elements; 6. Motives and Purposes; 7. System at Work; 8. Practical Aspects; 9. News Perception; 10. News Presentation; 11. Editorial Job; 12. News Making.
Newspapers and magazines collectively or the press and practice or profession of reporting, about photographing, or editing news stories of any one of mass media is known as Journalism. Often called fourth column of a democratic order (equating with legislature, executive and judiciary), journalism plays an important role in upholding the righteousness in society. With the advancement of Science and technology especially ICT in the present day context, Journalism has undergone vast changes. Print media and electronic media are the two popular modes of Journalism. This book gives a vivid account of system and working of Journalism, analyzing pros and cons. In a complex society of digital age, Journalism's principles and practices are related coherently. This is an ideal text-cum-reference book for students and professionals in the field of Journalism.