ethics.docx - Below please find questions about Press Critics are the Fifth Estate for class discussions starting Friday 10 27 Everyone is expected to

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Below, please find questions about Press Critics are the Fifth Estate for class discussions, starting Friday, 10 / 27. Everyone is expected to be able to answer the questions when I call on them . Dr. Hayes 1 . Define media accountability . belief that mass media has to be accountable in the public's interest expected to behave in certain ways that contribute to the public good help shape public opinion about the news industry 2 . Summarize Dan Kennedy’s ( Media Criticism: v. Journalism vs. Advocacy) critique of Press Critics are the Fifth Estate . 3 . Traditionally, how did the news industry respond to press criticism ? discounting it ignoring it counterattacking with what has sometimes been described as paranoiac fervor fervor: intense passion 4 . What accounts for the news industry s current acceptance and responsiveness to criticism ? the internet you can gather hundreds of thousands of people news outlet more likely to respond if you have a large audience 5 . Why does Dan Kennedy s revere A.J. Liebling even though I did not rank him as an effective press critic ? he backs up his judgements with reporting he owes more of his reputation as a press critic to his skill at manufacturing quips and composing toothsome prose than his fans would like to admit 6 . Define the public sphere theory. (pg 11 ( members of the middle class came together to engage in reasoned argument over
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