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Computer-Assisted Reporting: A Practical Guide by Brant Houston

By Brant Houston

This trouble-free and potent how-to advisor presents the fundamentals for any journalist or scholar commencing to use information for information tales. It has step by step directions on easy methods to do simple facts research in journalism whereas addressing why those electronic instruments might be a vital part of reporting within the twenty first century. The ebook can pay specific realization to the necessity for accuracy in computer-assisted reporting and to either the capability and pitfalls in using huge datasets in journalism.

An perfect center textual content for classes on data-driven journalism or computer-assisted reporting, Houston pushes again on present developments through aiding present and destiny reporters develop into extra responsible for the accuracy and relevance of the knowledge they gather and share.

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