Media Law for Journalists by Ursula Smartt

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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • English law: media & the law (press, radio, television),
  • Press & journalism,
  • Media & the Law,
  • Law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Journalism,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Journalism,
  • Great Britain,
  • Journalists,
  • Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Press law

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8433153M
ISBN 101412908477
ISBN 109781412908474

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