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Journalese

A Dictionary for Deciphering the News

Journalese( )
Author: Dickson, Paul
Skole, Robert
ISBN:978-1-936863-12-9
Publication Date:Jun 2012
Publisher:Marion Street Press, LLC
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $19.95
Book Description:

A comprehensive A-to-Z dictionary of journalistic buzzwords and phrases, this witty book is both a handy reference and a humorous look at the true absurdity of journalists' tired quips and clichés. With an irreverent tone, the authors present hundreds of entries, the majority of which are accompanied by real-world examples and well-phrased criticisms, on topics such as incendiary leads, double entendres, media shoptalk, teasers, hidden agendas, and tabloid-TV excesses. A go-to resource...
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Book Details
Pages:108
Detailed Subjects: Humor / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):0.2 x 20.3 x 13.9 cm
Book Weight:0.15 Kilograms



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