What can Journalism Scholarship tell us About Journalism?

  • Barbie Zelizer University of Pennsylvania
Keywords: Journalism, journalism scholarship, public interest


With an eye to keeping journalism in the public interest, this paper tracks the various ways in which journalism scholarship has gone wrong and right in elucidating how journalism works and what can be done to create a sharper and more fruitful focus.


Remarks given as a keynote address for the International Conference «Journalism Research in the Public lnterest», 19-21November2009, Winterthur/Switzerland.

How to Cite
Zelizer, B. (1). What can Journalism Scholarship tell us About Journalism?. Studies in Communication Sciences, (1). https://doi.org/10.24434/%x
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