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ISBN-13 9780205781133ISBN-10 0205781136
ISBN-10 0205781128ISBN-13 9780205781126
Author(s): James W. Kershner
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 176

Kershner’s The Elements of News Writing 3/e provides a concise instructional handbook of contemporary journalism that offers in-depth analysis of the evolving industry. With comprehensive coverage from history to how-to, and discussions of new media, online journalism, blogging, and social networking, this text offers journalism students a chance to learn the field of journalism from a 360 degree view.

The Elements of News Writing covers the basics of news writing without the extra verbiage that bogs down many textbooks. The author pays extra attention to grammar and usage, with easy-to-follow basic tips on writing for the mass media, new and old.