News as a Moral Battleground

POLSCI 375

Ethical inquiry into journalism and its effect on public discourse. Issues include accuracy, transparency, conflicts of interest and fairness. Topics include coverage of national security, government secrecy, plagiarism/fabrication, and trade-offs of anonymous sourcing. Instructors: Adair, Sullivan

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Department Consent Required

Curriculum Codes
  • EI
  • R
  • W
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • DOCST 371
  • ETHICS 259
  • PJMS 371
  • PUBPOL 371
  • RIGHTS 371
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring