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It's called "Essential" for a reason

Advantages: Lots of information you may need
Disadvantages: Needs to be updated every year due to law changes

This paperback book is useful to anyone studying journalism, particularly if you are taking the NCTJ pre-entry exams. It's also handy for any type of media company to have an up-dated copy of it. The version I have is the 17th Edition and it cost £14.9 ...

Mel27 30.07.2005 · Read full review
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Review of McNae's Essential Law for Journalists - Tom Welsh, Walter Greenwood

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If you publish writing - read this!

Advantages: excellent standard of information; reasonably accessible
Disadvantages: many revisions have left this edition clumsy in parts

In no area of endeavour, I think, do so many urban myths exist as in the law. and possibly the greatest common misunderstandings relate to the laws of defamation. As ever, ignorance of the law is no defence, yet thousands of people (perhaps including some ...

merlina 14.08.2000 · Read full review
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Bizarre Human Behaviour

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I bought this book as part of a large selection of 'cheapies' at a car boot sale. Not heavyweight, intellectual stuff by any means, but still rather interesting. Colin and Damon Wilson have gathered together many stories and events from over the last h ...

Salgirl 01.05.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Cults and Fanatics - Colin Wilson

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chilling truth

Advantages: good book
Disadvantages: ppl are evil

Cults and Fanitics by Colin and Damon Wilson This story gives details of mass murderers and cults ranging from the assains to the kkk to the yorkshire ripper. It discusses how their ideas became formed, who followed them and why. This book is a fascina ...

sid 12.07.2000 · Read full review
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