Chapter 2+3 Vocabulary Created By: Carlton Glenn
What You will Learn <ul><li>Chapter 2+3 Vocabulary and Definitions. </li></ul><ul><li>You will also see examples. </li></ul>
Ethics <ul><li>Ethics- a system of moral principle.   </li></ul>
Credibility <ul><li>Credibility- the ability to inspire belief and trust  </li></ul>
Objectivity <ul><li>Objectivity- the ability to make fair, neutral observations about people and events.  </li></ul>
Slander <ul><li>Slander- a damaging false statement against another person or institution spoken or broadcast extemporaneo...
Fair comment <ul><li>Fair comment- a libel defense that protects a journalist’s expressed opinion of public figures or rev...
Composite characters <ul><li>Composite characters- fictional characters a news writer creates by using characteristics of ...
Libel <ul><li>Libel- written defamation damaging false statements against another person or institution that appear in wri...
Right of reply <ul><li>Right of reply- the opportunity for permitting a person criticized in a story to respond to that cr...
Privileged statement <ul><li>Privileged statement- statements made on the floor of congress, in the state legislature, or ...
In loco parentis <ul><li>In loco parentis- the legal idea that school authorities act in place of the parents and assume a...
Prior restraint <ul><li>Prior restraint- censorship, or restrain in advance of publication.  </li></ul>
Plagiarism <ul><li>Plagiarism- the taking and using as one’s own the writings or inventions of another person.  </li></ul>
Forum theory <ul><li>Forum theory- the idea that once a forum (or place where ideas are exchanged) is created, the ideas e...
News judgment <ul><li>News judgment- the knowledge and instinct a reporter calls on to determine whether and event is news...
Proximity <ul><li>Proximity- an element of news that refers to the geographic nearness of a given event to your place of p...
Localization <ul><li>Localization- the writing of a regional, national, or even international story to being out the local...
Brainstorming <ul><li>Brainstorming- a method of obtaining many ideas in a short time.  </li></ul>
Advance <ul><li>Advance- a story about a coming event.  </li></ul>
Human-interest story <ul><li>Human-interest story- a story that causes the reader to feel such emotions as sorrow, pity, o...
Prominence <ul><li>Prominence- an element of news that refers to how well-known and individual is in the community, school...
Random sample <ul><li>Random sample- a sample of a population to be surveyed in which every member of the population has a...
Timeliness <ul><li>Timeliness- news that has to do with how news or current news is. the timeliness of the basketball news...
Consequence <ul><li>Consequence- an element of news that refers to the importance of the event. The greater the greater th...
Conflict <ul><li>Conflict- an element of news that involves tension, surprise, and suspense.  </li></ul>
Filter question <ul><li>Filter question- a question asked in a beginning of a survey to eliminate people who do not belong...
Review Questions <ul><li>What Is Criticism? </li></ul><ul><li>What is Plagiarism? </li></ul><ul><li>What is a Random Sampl...
References <ul><li>Google </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Yahoo </li></ul>
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  1. 1. Chapter 2+3 Vocabulary Created By: Carlton Glenn
  2. 2. What You will Learn <ul><li>Chapter 2+3 Vocabulary and Definitions. </li></ul><ul><li>You will also see examples. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Ethics <ul><li>Ethics- a system of moral principle.  </li></ul>
  4. 4. Credibility <ul><li>Credibility- the ability to inspire belief and trust </li></ul>
  5. 5. Objectivity <ul><li>Objectivity- the ability to make fair, neutral observations about people and events. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Slander <ul><li>Slander- a damaging false statement against another person or institution spoken or broadcast extemporaneously. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Fair comment <ul><li>Fair comment- a libel defense that protects a journalist’s expressed opinion of public figures or review of books, records, and the like.   </li></ul>
  8. 8. Composite characters <ul><li>Composite characters- fictional characters a news writer creates by using characteristics of several real people. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Libel <ul><li>Libel- written defamation damaging false statements against another person or institution that appear in writing or that are spoken (broadcast) from a written script. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Right of reply <ul><li>Right of reply- the opportunity for permitting a person criticized in a story to respond to that criticism in the same story.  </li></ul>
  11. 11. Privileged statement <ul><li>Privileged statement- statements made on the floor of congress, in the state legislature, or in a courtroom that, if published, are immune from libel suits. </li></ul>
  12. 12. In loco parentis <ul><li>In loco parentis- the legal idea that school authorities act in place of the parents and assume a parent’s rights, duties, and responsibilities. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Prior restraint <ul><li>Prior restraint- censorship, or restrain in advance of publication. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Plagiarism <ul><li>Plagiarism- the taking and using as one’s own the writings or inventions of another person. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Forum theory <ul><li>Forum theory- the idea that once a forum (or place where ideas are exchanged) is created, the ideas expressed there cannot later be controlled. </li></ul>
  16. 16. News judgment <ul><li>News judgment- the knowledge and instinct a reporter calls on to determine whether and event is news. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Proximity <ul><li>Proximity- an element of news that refers to the geographic nearness of a given event to your place of publication or your readers. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Localization <ul><li>Localization- the writing of a regional, national, or even international story to being out the local angle. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Brainstorming <ul><li>Brainstorming- a method of obtaining many ideas in a short time. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Advance <ul><li>Advance- a story about a coming event. </li></ul>
  21. 21. Human-interest story <ul><li>Human-interest story- a story that causes the reader to feel such emotions as sorrow, pity, or amazement. </li></ul>
  22. 22. Prominence <ul><li>Prominence- an element of news that refers to how well-known and individual is in the community, school, nation, or world. </li></ul>
  23. 23. Random sample <ul><li>Random sample- a sample of a population to be surveyed in which every member of the population has an equal possibility of being included in the survey sample.  </li></ul>
  24. 24. Timeliness <ul><li>Timeliness- news that has to do with how news or current news is. the timeliness of the basketball newspaper is very important. </li></ul>
  25. 25. Consequence <ul><li>Consequence- an element of news that refers to the importance of the event. The greater the greater the news value. </li></ul>
  26. 26. Conflict <ul><li>Conflict- an element of news that involves tension, surprise, and suspense. </li></ul>
  27. 27. Filter question <ul><li>Filter question- a question asked in a beginning of a survey to eliminate people who do not belong to the desired population. </li></ul>
  28. 28. Review Questions <ul><li>What Is Criticism? </li></ul><ul><li>What is Plagiarism? </li></ul><ul><li>What is a Random Sample? </li></ul><ul><li>What is a Forum Theory? </li></ul><ul><li>What is a Conflict? </li></ul>
  29. 29. References <ul><li>Google </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Yahoo </li></ul>

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