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COMM3355
Module Reading List

Journalism Placement, 2019/20, Semester 1
Kate Watkins
k.watkins@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Barnett, Steven. 2009. Journalism, Democracy and the Public Interest: Rethinking Media Pluralism for the Digital Age. Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism Working Paper.

Barnett, Steven and Townend, Judith. 2014. 'Plurality, policy and the local: can hyperlocals fill the gap?', Journalism practice ISSN: 1751-2786, 9:3. 332-349.

Coleman, S. & Firmstone, J. 2014. Contested Meanings Of Public Engagement: Exploring Discourse And Practice Within A British City Council. Media, culture & society. ISSN: 0163-4437, 36, 826-844.

Fenton, Natalie. 2011. “Deregulation or Democracy? New Media, News, Neoliberalism and the Public Interest.” Continuum : journal of media and cultural studies. ISSN: 1030-4312; 1469-3666 25 (1): 63–72.

Firmstone, J. 2016. Mapping Changes In Local News. Journalism practice ISSN: 1751-2786, 10, 928-938.

Firmstone, J. & Coleman, S. 2014. The Changing Role Of The Local News Media In Enabling Citizens To Engage In Local Democracies. Journalism practice ISSN: 1751-2786, 8, 596-606.

Firmstone, J. & Coleman, S. 2015a. Public Engagement In Local Government: The Voice And Influence Of Citizens In Online Communicative Spaces. Information, communication and society. ISSN: 1369-118x, 18, 680-695.

Firmstone, J. & Coleman, S. 2015b. Rethinking Local Communicative Spaces: Reflecting On The Implications Of Digital Media And Citizen Journalism For The Role Of Local Journalism In Engaging Citizens. In: Nielsen, R. K. (Ed.) Local Journalism: The Decline Of Newspapers And The Rise Of Digital Media. London;New York;: I.B. Tauris.

Franklin, Bob.2006. Attacking The Devil? Local journalism and local newspapers in the UK in Local Journalism and Local Media: making the Local News edited by Bob Franklin, 3-5. London: Routledge.

Kleis Nielsen, Rasmus. 2015. Introduction: The Uncertain Future of Local Journalism in Kleis Nielsen R (eds.) Local Journalism: The decline of newspapers and the rise of digital media. I.B.Tauris.

Mcleod, Jack, Dietram A. Scheufele, and Patricia Moy. 1999. Community, Communication, and Participation: The Role of Mass Media and Interpersonal Discussion in Local Political Participation. Political communication. ISSN: 1058-4609 16 (3): 315–36.

McNair, Brian. 2009. Journalism and Democracy. In The Handbook of Journalism Studies, edited by Karin Wahl-Jorgensen and Thomas Hanitsch, 237-250. New York: Routledge.

Ramsay, G., Freedman, D., Jackson, D. & Thorsen, E. 2017. Mapping changes in local news 2015-2017 More bad news for democracy? Mapping changes in local news 2015-2017 More bad news for democracy? Bournemouth: Centre for the Study of Journalism, Culture and Community in collaboration with the National Union of Journalists, the Political Studies Association and the Centre for the Study of Media, Communication and Power at King’s College London. Barnett, Steven. 2009. Journalism, Democracy and the Public Interest: Rethinking Media Pluralism for the Digital Age. Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism Working Paper.

Barnett, Steven and Townend, Judith. 2014. 'Plurality, policy and the local: can hyperlocals fill the gap?', Journalism practice ISSN: 1751-2786, 9:3. 332-349.

Coleman, S. & Firmstone, J. 2014. Contested Meanings Of Public Engagement: Exploring Discourse And Practice Within A British City Council. Media, culture & society. ISSN: 0163-4437, 36, 826-844.

Fenton, Natalie. 2011. “Deregulation or Democracy? New Media, News, Neoliberalism and the Public Interest.” Continuum : journal of media and cultural studies. ISSN: 1030-4312; 1469-3666 25 (1): 63–72.

Firmstone, J. 2016. Mapping Changes In Local News. Journalism practice ISSN: 1751-2786, 10, 928-938.

Firmstone, J. & Coleman, S. 2014. The Changing Role Of The Local News Media In Enabling Citizens To Engage In Local Democracies. Journalism practice ISSN: 1751-2786, 8, 596-606.

Firmstone, J. & Coleman, S. 2015a. Public Engagement In Local Government: The Voice And Influence Of Citizens In Online Communicative Spaces. Information, communication and society. ISSN: 1369-118x, 18, 680-695.

Firmstone, J. & Coleman, S. 2015b. Rethinking Local Communicative Spaces: Reflecting On The Implications Of Digital Media And Citizen Journalism For The Role Of Local Journalism In Engaging Citizens. In: Nielsen, R. K. (Ed.) Local Journalism: The Decline Of Newspapers And The Rise Of Digital Media. London;New York;: I.B. Tauris.

Franklin, Bob.2006. Attacking The Devil? Local journalism and local newspapers in the UK in Local Journalism and Local Media: making the Local News edited by Bob Franklin, 3-5. London: Routledge.

Kleis Nielsen, Rasmus. 2015. Introduction: The Uncertain Future of Local Journalism in Kleis Nielsen R (eds.) Local Journalism: The decline of newspapers and the rise of digital media. I.B.Tauris.

Mcleod, Jack, Dietram A. Scheufele, and Patricia Moy. 1999. Community, Communication, and Participation: The Role of Mass Media and Interpersonal Discussion in Local Political Participation. Political communication. ISSN: 1058-4609 16 (3): 315–36.

McNair, Brian. 2009. Journalism and Democracy. In The Handbook of Journalism Studies, edited by Karin Wahl-Jorgensen and Thomas Hanitsch, 237-250. New York: Routledge.

Ramsay, G., Freedman, D., Jackson, D. & Thorsen, E. 2017. Mapping changes in local news 2015-2017 More bad news for democracy? Bournemouth: Centre for the Study of Journalism, Culture and Community in collaboration with the National Union of Journalists, the Political Studies Association and the Centre for the Study of Media, Communication and Power at King’s College London.

This list was last updated on 18/09/2018