Document Type

Journal Article

Publisher

University of Queensland

Faculty

Faculty of Community Services, Education and Social Sciences

School

School of Communications and Multimedia

RAS ID

604

Comments

This article was originally published as: Green, L. R., & Maras, S. (2002). From impartial objectivity to responsible affectivity: some ethical implications of the 9/11 attacks on America and the war on terror. Australian Journal of Communication, 29(3), 17-30. Original article available here.

Abstract

In this paper we trace same of the ways a responsibility to affect might be thought of in the wake of the events of 9/11, and examine what it might mean to shift the orientation of journalistic ethics away from an ethics based on objectivity to an ethics of affectivity.

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