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Etika i moral novinara
Journalists’ Ethics and Morals

Author(s): Čedomir Čupić
Subject(s): Media studies
Published by: Fakultet političkih nauka Univerziteta u Beogradu
Keywords: ethics; morals; journalist; integrity; honesty; trust; self-sacrifice; role-models

Summary/Abstract: Two views on differentiating between ethics and morals. Three ethics’: meta-ethics, normative ethics and practical ethics. The importance of ethics and morals for journalist profession. The significance of integrity (i. e. per-sonal honesty) and responsibility for journalist profession. The role of trust, respect, and self-sacrifice in founding the moral culture of journalists. Influ-ence of family, role-models and institutions for the formation of journalists’ moral attitudes and moral activity and moral behaviour.

  • Issue Year: 2008
  • Issue No: 02
  • Page Range: 257-266
  • Page Count: 10
  • Language: Serbian