Finnish Journalism Students: Stable Professional Ideals and Growing Critique of Practice

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The chapter examines Finnish students´motives for studying journalism and their perceptions of the profession. The material is based on surveys to first year students 2005, 2008 and 2012.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBecoming a journalist : Journalism education in the Nordic countries
EditorsJan Fredrik Hovden, Gunnar Nygren, Henrika Zilliacus-Tikkanen
Number of pages14
Place of PublicationGothenburg
PublisherNORDICOM, Göteborg University
Publication date2016
ISBN (Print)978-91-87957-34-5
ISBN (Electronic)978-91-87957-35-2
Publication statusPublished - 2016
MoE publication typeA3 Book chapter

Fields of Science

  • 518 Media and communications

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