Thinking Clearly: Cases in Journalistic Decision Making

The case study method used in law and select business schools translates wonderfully to the teaching of the situational decision making and nuanced ethics of journalism. Thinking Clearly features some of the best journalists of their generation to re-report some of the most challenging journalism cases in history. They interviewed the journalists who covered the stories and worked with educators to develop teaching case studies for each one to help students recognize the moral dimensions of the journalistic craft.