Ideologies drive journalists' attitudes toward oil industry

Brendan R. Watson

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A survey of Gulf Coast journalists revealed that their environmental and political ideologies are the strongest predictors of their attitudes toward the oil industry following the BP oil spill. Conservative journalists are more likely to believe that the industry behaved responsibly.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6-22
JournalNewspaper Research Journal
StatePublished - 2012


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