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From "The Jungle" to Food Lion: the history lessons of investigative journalism

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Whitt, Jan (main author)
Format:
Journal article
Publication Date:
2008
Published:
USA
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 139
Subject Term:
coverage, education effects, food, food safety, freedom of press, history, information gathering, journalism, media effectiveness, reporting, risk communication, food industry, immigration, risk journalism, food processing, investigative reporting, Sinclair, Upton
Notes:
Essay within the theme, "The Jungle at 100: A Century of the Journalism of Reform. Involves Upton Sinclair's book, The Jungle," and the ABC News "PrimeTime Live" broadcast in 1992 (and again in 1997) about unsanitary food practices at Food Lion, one of the nation's largest food store chains.