The aim of this chapter is to help readers understand their responsibilities as persons and as journalists, and to provide them with a framework for addressing the ethical issues that routinely arise in the practice of journalism. Our approach, which is informed by the basic tenets of Western ethical tradi-tions and which borrows from Ozar's and Elliott's previous works, develops from the abstract to the concrete. 1 That is, we move from a discussion of the purpose of journalism, and the specific values ... [Book Review]

In Christopher Meyers (ed.), Journalism Ethics: A Philosophical Approach. Oxford University Press. pp. 9 (2010)

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