Picture of Objectivity In Journalism (MP3 download)

Objectivity In Journalism (MP3 download)

By Peter Schwartz


What does “objective” journalism mean? Does it require a correct basic philosophy? What in the nature of journalism makes unique demands upon the objective reporter? Is objectivity possible if the reporter is influenced by particular values? Is it possible if he is not? This lecture addresses these questions and explains the proper relationship between a journalist’s ideas and his reporting. 

(MP3 download; 90 mins., w/ Q & A, 61.10 MB)