Fake news : falsehood, fabrication and fiction in journalism / Brian McNair.

"Fake News: Falsehood, fabrication and fantasy in journalism examines the causes and consequences of the 'fake news' phenomenon now sweeping the world's media and political debates. Drawing on three decades of research and writing on journalism and news media, leading scholar Bri...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: McNair, Brian, 1959-, (Author)
Format: Book
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2018.
Series:Disruptions: studies in digital journalism.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • #Fakenews
  • Faking it in journalism: not really new, not exactly news
  • The decline of trust in journalism: post-truth, post-factuality and the digisphere
  • Fakers, makers, sharers
  • Fake news and democratic political culture: the challenges, and how to address them
  • Afterword.