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Handbook of Independent Journalism

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Handbook of Independent Journalism
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Publisher: U.S. Department of State
Number of pages: 68

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This handbook covers the ins and outs of what every professional journalist should know -- from how to research, write, and edit a story to how to write headlines, choose graphics, and select quotes and sound bites. Print, radio, TV, and Web-based or online journalism forms are discussed in detail, as well as the skills required in beat reporting.

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