Introduction to Communication

Reference books:

  • Mass Communication – A Critical analysis – Keval J Kumar
  • Professional Journalism – M. V. Kamat
  • Theory and Practice of Journalism – B. N. Ahuja
  • Professional Journalist – John Hohenberg
  • Mass Communication – Wilbur Schram
  • Understanding Media – Marshall Mc luhan
  • Folk Media for Development – N. Usha Rani
  • Theory & Practice of Journalism – B N Ahuja
  • Mass Media and National Development – Wilbur Schramm
  • Passing of Traditional Society – Daniel Lerner
  • Communication Theories, Origin, Methods, Uses – Werner Severin J and James W
    Tankard Jr., Longman Publications, 1988
  • Communication models for the study of Mass Communication – Denis Mc Quail and S.
    Ven Windah, Longman, Singapore Publications, 1981
  • Theories of Mass Communication – Melvin L Defluer and Sandra J Ball, Longman
    Publications
  • Educational TV in India: Challenges and Issues – N.Usha Rani- Discovery Publishing
    House, New Delhi, 2006.
  • Journalism in India- Nadig Krishnamurthy, Mysore University Press

Communication Skills

Reference books:

  • Communication Theories, Origin, Methods, Uses – Werner Severin J and James W
    Tankard Jr., Longman Publications, 1988
  • Communication models for the study of Mass Communication – Denis Mc Quail and S.
    Ven Windah, Longman, Singapore Publications, 1981
  • Communication for Development in the Third World – Srinivas R Melkote, Sage
    Publications, New Delhi, 1991
  • Theories of Mass Communication – Uma Narula
  • Folk Media for Development – N Usha Rani
  • Mc Quali’s Mass Communication Theory – Denis Mc Quail, Sage Publications
  • Speech Communication – William D Brooks
  • Personality Development: Every Manager’s Desk, Reference Series Vol. I, Vol. II & Vol. III – Techmedia Publications
  • Communication Skills – Chris Cole.

Media Law & Ethics

Reference books:

  • Law and the Media – An Everyday Guide for Professionals – Crone
  • Media and Ethics – S K Aggarwal
  • Mass Media Laws and Regulations in India – K S Venkataramaiah
  • Press and the Law – An Grover
  • Press in Chains – Zamir Naizi
  • Freedom of the Press – Some Recent Incidents – K S Venkataramaiah
  • Mass Media and Freedom of Press in India – K S Padhy
  • Battle for Freedom of Press in India – K S Padhy
  • Laws of Press in India
  • The Press Council- T N Trekha

Media Management

Reference books:

  • Vanita Kohli: Khandekar 2006: The Indian media Business, New Delhi- Sage
    Publication.
  • James Redmind and Robert 2004: Trager 2004. Media Organization Management,
    London response books, Biztantra.
  • Cabera, E.F & Bonache 1999.An expert H R System for Aligning organizational
    cultural & Strategy, New York Academic Press
  • Halzer C 1991, Total quality Management, London Champra & Hall
  • W.J. Stantton & Charles Futrell 2003. Fundamental & marketing, New Delhi MC
    Graw Hill
  • Thons Gouldon, 1997. News Management, London, Willian Heiremamm Ltd.

News Writing & Reporting Analysis

Reference books

  • News Reporting – B. N. Ahuja and S. S. Chhabra
  • News Writing and Reporting – Mames M Neal and Suzanne S Brown
  • Investigative Reporting and Editing – P. N. Williams
  • Reporting for the Print Media – F. Fedler
  • Reporting – Mitchell V Charnley
  • Depth Reporting – Neal Copple
  • Interpretive Reporting – D. D. Mach Dougal
  • Writing for the Mass Media – James Glen Stevall
  • Journalism – G. K. Puri
  • Journalists Hand Book – M. V. Kanath
  • Professional Journalism =- M. V. Kamath
  • Reporting India 1973, 1974, 1976 – G. G. Mirchandani
  • Dateline Bhopal: A Newsman’s Dairy of the Gas Disaster – A. Chishti
  • News Reporting and Editing – K. M. Srivastava

News Processing & Editing

Reference books:

  • Jacques Barzum 2002. Simple & Direct, London Harpar And Row
  • John Ostnous 2004 Better Paragraphs, London Harper And Row
  • Basket, Scissors And Brooks (Eds), 2002.Book Of Art Editing, London,Harper And Row.
  • Joseph 2002.Outlines Of Editing, New Delhi. Amol Publication.
  • M V Desai & Sevanti Nainan 1996. Beyond Those Headlines,
  • Bangalore Allied Publishers Limited.
  • Rangaswamy Parthasarathy, 1984 Basic Journalism, Macillan India Ltd, New Delhi.
  • Jeorge 1998.TJS, Editing, A Hand Book For Journalist, New Delhi IIMC.
  • Quinn 1999. Digital Sub Editing & Design, New Delhi, Sage Publication.

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