Selection and presentation of news

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What does McQuail say about the contruction of news?
Just because it is a story doesn't mean it has to become news. News is the result of a selective process.
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What is ment by news values?
The criteria for news to be printed for example - Continuity, negativity and threshold.
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What is a spin doctor and what influence can they have?
Major groups that try and input their ideology within all the papers. Some stories are clearly constructed to point at one side.
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What is ment by citizen journalism?
The increase of digital technology has lead to more people posting and commenting online.
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What is ment by organisational or bureaucratic routines?
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What is ment by news values?

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The criteria for news to be printed for example - Continuity, negativity and threshold.

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