The Associated Press Stylebook 2017 and briefing on media law

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The Associated Press,
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[2017]
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The style of the Associated Press is the gold standard for news writing. With The AP Stylebook in hand, you can learn how to write and edit with the clarity and professionalism for which they are famous. Fully revised and updated, this new edition contains more than 3,000 A to Z entries—including more than 200 new ones—detailing the AP's rules on grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, abbreviation, and word and numeral usage. You'll find answers to such wide-ranging questions as:· When should the names of government bodies be spelled out and when should they be abbreviated? · What are the general definitions of the major religious movements? · Which companies do the big media conglomerates own? · Who are all the members of the British Commonwealth? · How should box scores for baseball games be filed? · What constitutes “fair use”? · What exactly does the Freedom of Information Act cover?With invaluable additional sections on the unique guidelines for business and sports reporting and on how you can guard against libel and copyright infringement, The AP Stylebook is the one reference that all writers, editors, and students cannot afford to be without.
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subject_facet Journalism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Journalism -- Style manuals, Mass media -- Law and legislation, Press law
title_display The Associated Press Stylebook 2017 and briefing on media law
title_full The Associated Press Stylebook 2017 and briefing on media law / The Associated Press ; edited by Paula Froke, Anna Jo Bratton, Oskar Garcia, David Minthorn, Karl Ritter, Jerry Schwartz ; contributors Shelley Acoca [and 13 others]
title_short The Associated Press Stylebook 2017 and briefing on media law