Location of Repository

Udfordringer i det presseetiske system

By Camilla Schouw


This article examines the concept of media ethics. By using a single case the research is trying to understand the challenges for a journalist in the daily work with media productions and the difficulties in under-standing the rules of ethics. The project begins with examining the newest articles and research in the area of Danish media ethics and explains the praxis of ethics on a daily basis for jour-nalists. By looking closer into the case it shows, that there are many holes and errors in the set of rules today. It needs a revision, so journalists easier can live up to their position as independent and fair media producers. The case exemplifies the difficulties in interpreting the rules, because Pressenævnet, which solemnly decides the outcome of a complaint, examines each case individually. Some of the concepts and ideas in the rules are not spe-cific enough, and that can be problematic for the ones, who need to follow them

Year: 2015
OAI identifier: oai:rudar.ruc.dk:1800/23670
Download PDF:
Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s):
  • http://rudar.ruc.dk/handle/180... (external link)
  • Suggested articles

    To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.