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Published by Association for Education in Journalism in [Austin, Tex.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Crime and the press -- United States.,
  • Newspaper court reporting -- United States.,
  • Jury -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWalter Wilcox.
SeriesJournalism monographs ; no. 9, Journalism monographs (Austin, Tex.) ;, no. 9.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN4722 .J6 no. 9, KF9223.5 .J6 no. 9
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. ;
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4931369M
LC Control Number76358109

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