TITLE

Traditional Reporting More Credible than Citizen News

AUTHOR(S)
Swasy, Alecia; Tandoc, Edson; Bhandari, Manu; Davis, Rachel
PUB. DATE
June 2015
SOURCE
Newspaper Research Journal;Jun2015, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p225
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In an experiment comparing traditional news reporting to citizen blogs, university students rated traditional journalism as more credible than citizen journalism. Also, participants assessed straight news articles as more credible than opinionated reports of the same news.
ACCESSION #
108423138

 

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