The Invention of Journalism

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August 1998



This book argues that journalism is a more recent invention than most authors have acknowledged so far. The profession of the journalist and the journalistic discourse are the products of the emergence, during the second half of the 19th century, of a specialized field of discursive production, the journalistic field. This book analyses the emergence of journalism and examines the development of discursive norms, practices and strategies that are characteristic of this discourse.


Introduction PART ONE: A TALE OF TWO DISCOURSES 'Knowledge is Power': The Working Class 'Unstampeds' as an Example of Public Discourse The Formation of the Journalistic Field PART TWO: DISCOURSE AND METHOD: OPTIONS FOR SOCIOLOGY Beyond the Prison-House of Language: Discourse as a Sociological Concept PART THREE: DISCURSIVE TRANSFORMATIONS IN THE BRITISH PRESS, 1850s-1930s Press and Politics: A New Relationship Discursive Norms and Practices in Journalism Journalistic Discursive Strategies The Polarization of the British Press Journalists and Their Public


JEAN K. CHALABY studied sociology at the Universite de Lausanne, Switzerland, and at the London School of Economics, where he completed a PhD in 1994. He is currently Research Associate at the European Institute, London School of Economics. He has conducted research on the media in Eastern Europe and has published numerous articles on comparative journalism in leading European journals.
EAN: 9780312212865
ISBN: 0312212860
Untertitel: 1998. Auflage. Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: August 1998
Seitenanzahl: 212 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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