Margaret Jones Patterson and Robert H. Russell's "Behind the Lines: Case Studies in Investigative Reporting"

Margaret Jones Patterson and Robert H. Russell's "Behind the Lines: Case Studies in Investigative Reporting"

Author: 
Margaret Jones Patterson
Robert H. Russell

Different cases and outcomes of undercover reporting are discussed.

Book Excerpt: 
"Investigative reporting has been the fastest-growing segment of American journalism since the Watergate exposures made national icons of Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein. Movies such as All the President's Men have bestowed on the nation's ink-stained newspapermen and women some of the glory and popular acclaim they had known since The Front Page immortalized the 'jazz journalism' of the 1920s. . ."
Year of Publication: 
Fri, 1986-06-06
Book Publisher: 
Columbia University Press