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The Leveson Enquiry has highlighted the need for more legislation to control the press and broadcasting

The Leveson Inquiry sprung from the scandal with newspaper News of the World. A controversial International phone-hacking scandal involving News of the World, which is now nonfunctioning, published news through these means. 955 more words


Wiki leaks

  • an online website that publishes secret information
  • founded in 2006
  • one of the founding members is Julian Assange
  • its goal is to bring important news and information to the public…
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Types of Research

There are two basic types of research:

  • quantitative
  • qualitative

Quantitative – numbers, produced in graph or chart form etc, perception to give a narrow understanding. It can highlight trends or patterns, and can be extremely useful when you’re trying to get an overall picture of something that is happening. 433 more words


The Leveson Inquiry

  • Rupert Murdoch in front of Leveson
  • Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson
  • Video:  Hacking trial explained in 90 seconds
  • First issue: David Blunkett’s (home secretary) affair…
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Methods of research and sources

Research is about gathering information. In purist terms, the information that you collect is called data. You may be dealing with transcripts of long interviews, going through other peoples reports or staring at a mass of seemingly random figures. 828 more words