Journalism as a research field


rhetoric and market
Narrativity and journalistic practice

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Sodré, M. (2015). Journalism as a research field. Brazilian Journalism Research, 10(2), 124–133.


This work deals with the emphasizing as necessary of the correlation be­tween journalistic practice and total culture in its mutations stemming from the new information and communication technologies. One of the epistemological preliminary aspects is the critique of the informational conception which conceives communication as the mere transfer of contents from one point to another and which has been sustaining theoretically the majority of media studies.

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