skip to content
Covering the environment : how journalists work the green beat Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Covering the environment : how journalists work the green beat

Author: Bob Wyss
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2008.
Series: LEA's communication series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Serves as a primer for journalists reporting on environmental issues across various types of media. This resource explains the primary issues in writing on the environment, identifies who to go to  Read more...

You are not connected to the Towson University Library network. Access to online content and services may require you to authenticate with your library. Off -Campus Access (log in)
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...


Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item


Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wyss, Bob.
Covering the environment.
New York : Routledge, 2008
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Wyss
ISBN: 9780805857689 0805857680 0805857699 9780805857696 9780203927601 0203927605
OCLC Number: 141482641
Description: xiv, 311 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introducing the beat --
Covering the environment --
History of environmental communications --
Reporting the beat --
Understanding risk --
Understanding science --
Interviewing scientists --
The regulators --
The advocates --
Reporting tools --
Writing the beat --
Short news stories --
Longer news stories --
Side beats --
Opinion --
Broadcast journalism --
Online journalism --
Understanding the beat --
Fairness and advocacy --
The future of environmental journalism.
Series Title: LEA's communication series.
Responsibility: Bob Wyss.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"In this first textbook on environmental journalism, Bob Wyss does a wonderful job of providing a history of the field, an examination of the coverage of risk and science and useful tips on the major Read more...

User-contributed reviews


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.