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The Mind of a Journalist: How Reporters View Themselves, Their World, and Their Craft

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Written by veteran journalist and noted professor Jim Willis, with an epilogue by Marilyn Thomsen, this book introduces journalistic decision-making into the classroom, alongside discussion of reporting and writing techniques. Students peer inside the minds of a cross-section of print, broadcast, and online journalists by way of exclusive interviews and additional research ...more
Paperback, 247 pages
Published July 1st 2009 by Sage Publications (CA)
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Danica Page (One Page at a Time)
As far as a textbook goes, this one was actually pretty easy to read and follow. I enjoyed it and think that people interested in journalists/journalism would also enjoy this one.

The organization is very easy to follow and it's entertaining.
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William James (Jim) Willis, a veteran news reporter and editor, earned his Ph.D. in Journalism from the University of Missouri. He has taught at the university level for three decades, chairing departments at Boston College, Ball State University, and Azusa Pacific University, and held endowed professorships at t
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