Minnesota news council: Principles, precedent, and moral authority

Journal of Mass Media Ethics 15 (4):232 – 247 (2000)
Abstract
This study addresses the Minnesota News Council's moral authority-that is, its ability to serve as a referent for the ethical or moral choices of others-and how its authority might be affected by perceptions of its legitimacy. After analyzing all of the Council's 125 written determinations, we argue that the Council's legitimacy and authority could be enlarged by clearer statements of ethical principles, explicit expressions of standards of conduct, and more consistent references to past determinations.
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1207/S15327728JMME1504_3
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history
Request removal from index
Download options
Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 29,174
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Add more citations

Similar books and articles
Notes and News.Pam Stoate - 1982 - Journal of Moral Education 11 (3):212-214.
Authority in Educational Relationships.Jan Steutel & Ben Spiecker - 2000 - Journal of Moral Education 29 (3):323-337.
The Moral Authority of Transnational Corporate Codes.William C. Frederick - 1991 - Journal of Business Ethics 10 (3):165 - 177.
Social Laws of Competition for Journalistic Authority.Thomas Hove - 2009 - Journal of Mass Media Ethics 24 (2 & 3):164 – 172.
Moral Authority and Moral Education.Grenville Wall - 1975 - Journal of Moral Education 4 (2):95-99.
The Primacy of Authority.John Wilson - 1992 - Journal of Moral Education 21 (2):115-124.
Added to PP index
2009-01-28

Total downloads
6 ( #565,957 of 2,180,087 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
1 ( #304,931 of 2,180,087 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Monthly downloads
My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.

Other forums