TITLE

Commentaries

AUTHOR(S)
Jewitt, Robert; Dahlberg, Lincoln
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
International Journal of Media & Cultural Politics;2009, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p233
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses incorporating social media in professional news. He notes that there are much debate on the part of citizen reporters to the changing environment of news. He mentions that the emergence of citizen journalism, which was further fueled by social networks, has encountered hostility in some sectors. Moreover, he explores the advantages and disadvantages of integrating citizen journalists' works into professional news.
ACCESSION #
44667789

 

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