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Campaigning with passion for an 'arsenal for democracy'

Volume 11, Issue 2

September, 2005

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Robie, D. (2005). Campaigning with passion for an 'arsenal for democracy'. Pacific Journalism Review, 11(2): 245-249. Media Ethics and Accountability Systems, by Claude-Jean Bertrand. New Brunswick, USA, and London: Transaction Publishers, 2000. An Arsenal for Democracy: Media Accountability Systems, by Claude-Jean Bertrand. Cresskill, NJ: New Hampton Press, 2003.
Author(s): David Robie
Reviewed books by Claude-Jean Bertrand
Publication date: 
September, 2005

These two companion volumes by  Claude-Jean Bertrand, professor emeritus of the French Press Institute at the University of Paris-2—and a predecessor of mine as Australian Press Council fellow (1996)—provide a thoughtful and stimulating insight into the public accountability of journalists and state of media credibility.