Encyclopaedia Of Journalism (Set of 5 Volume)

ISBN Number : 978-81-8488-204-9

Library Price : Rs.5500

Library Dollar Price : 220$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2009

No. Of Pages : 1615

Book Weight :3206

About The Book

Activities in journalism include answering simple questions, like Who, When, What, Why, and stating the importance and effects of certain events or trends. In today`s world, journalism has many a form of media: television, radio, newspapers, magazines and internet. Journalism is not concerned only with writing and editing of newspapers and periodicals. The gathering and transmission of news, news management, advertising and other processes, connected with the production of a newspaper, also come under the purview of journalism.
Newspaper organisations generally recruit for all editorial, reporting and other journalistic jobs, only those, who have had higher education. Some editors insist upon a graduation degree, as the minimum educational requirement for all sub-editors and reporters, they hire, while others look for trained journalists or diploma holders. There are numerous books on journalism but, this compact and comprehensive book would prove to be a good source for enlightening and training professionals, teachers and students at all levels.

Book Content of Encyclopaedia Of Journalism(Set of 5 Volume)

Volume - I

  1. Introduction
  2. Gradual Development
  3. Concept and Perception
  4. Basic Features
  5. Theoretical Aspects
  6. Significance of the Job
  7. Types of Journalism
  8. Significance of Newspaper
  9. Organisational Structure
  10. Structural Network

Volume - II

  1. Art of Editing
  2. Editing Skills
  3. Technique of Editing
  4. Demands of the Job
  5. Editing of News
  6. Secondary Tasks
  7. Style of Presentation
  8. Application of Editing

Volume - III

  1. Art of Reporting
  2. Skill for Reporting
  3. Fundamental Features
  4. Reporting Methods
  5. News Reporting
  6. Purposeful Reporting
  7. Reporting Crimes
  8. Reporting by Investigation
  9. Reporting in Details
  10. Communication Methods

Volume - IV

  1. Genesis of News
  2. Origin of News
  3. Salient Features
  4. Different Types of News
  5. News Collection
  6. News Material
  7. Selection of News
  8. Various News Items

Volume - V

  1. Journalistic Writing
  2. Specialised Writing
  3. Commentary Writing
  4. Feature Writing
  5. Magazine Writing
  6. Publishing Procedure
  7. Significance of Advertising
  8. Modern Gadgets
  9. Participation of Readers
  10. Social Orientation

About The Author

Dr. M.A. Shewan, a reputed journalist, author and academic. He is highly qualified, with many feathers in his cap. He has an illustrious career, as a journalist and author, spanned over two decades. He has edited several periodicals and has many books to his credit, as editor and author. He has a large social base, which enables him to study realities of life in depth. Of late, he has devoted himself to serious research and writing. He has, in particular, focused his attention on the lives and works of freedom fighters and other leading figures in political and social life. Currently, he represents in western UP, a leading national group of newspapers from Delhi. He is based at Aligarh.

Dr. M.H. Syed, prolific writer and scholar in his own right, is a specialist in educational subjects. An academic to the core, he is totally devoted to research and serious writing. Of late, he has been focusing on various matters, concerning education. He has several books to his credit. In addition to the present work, he is currently engaged in a project on "Education for All." 

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