A Guide to Commercial Radio Journalism
- List Price: $37.95
- Binding: Paperback
- Edition: 2
- Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
- Publish date: 12/01/1999
This book is essential reading for any journalist who works - or wishes to work - in radio. It covers every aspect from journalistic practice to media law. Detailed instruction is given on the techniques of digital editing and using equipment, and on the basic skills of writing, reporting and producing.
The legal section outlines the pitfalls of libel and contempt, showing the main restrictions on reporting, particularly during elections.
Written from a practitioner's standpoint, this is the perfect handbook for anyone involved at any level in commercial or local radio.