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Author Lumby, Catharine.

Title Gotcha : life in a tabloid world / Catharine Lumby
Published St. Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1999


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  070.4 Lum/Gli  AVAILABLE
Description xx, 280 pages ; 20 cm
Contents Popular politics -- The shock of the news -- Vanishing point -- Extreme close-up -life in the fame lane -- Entertaining sex and power -- True confessions and salacious scandals -- Media culpa - democracy and the postmodern public sphere
Analysis Journalism
Popular culture
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Celebrities -- Press coverage.
Freedom of the press.
Journalism -- History -- 20th century.
Journalistic ethics -- History -- 20th century.
Mass media -- Moral and ethical aspects -- 20th century.
Journalistic ethics -- 20th century.
Mass media -- Moral and ethical aspects -- History -- 20th century.
Privacy, Right of.
Sensationalism in journalism.
Victims -- Press coverage.
LC no. 00340808
ISBN 186508073X