American Sociological Association

Featured Essay: Sociology and Journalism: A Comparative Analysis

Sociological researchers and journalists both study society and write or film reports about their findings, but they are not particularly fond of each other. Many sociologists disparage and even dismiss the work of journalists and, equally important, of fellow sociologists they consider to be journalists.

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Authors

Herbert J. Gans

Volume

47

Issue

1

Starting Page

3

Ending Page

10