Nellie Bly and Investigative Journalism for Kids
Mighty Muckrakers From the Golden Age to Today, With 21 ActivitiesBook - 2015
Examines "the evolving world of American journalism, from the late 1800s to today ... Budding reporters learn how [Nellie] Bly, who so desired to work in the male-dominated world of reporting, willingly feigned her own insanity to be committed to a mental asylum so she could go undercover and write about it. Providing a ... look at early social reform writers and reporters who helped transform journalism, the book also introduces young readers to four famous American muckrakers--Jacob Riis, Ida Tarbell, Ida B. Wells, and Upton Sinclair--and concludes with a look at some of the modern era's most exciting and accomplished journalists"--Amazon.com.
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press, Incorporated, 2015
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 070.43 Ma
Description: xiii, 129 pages : illustrations ; 22 x 28 cm