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Document Type

Peer Reviewed Article

Publication Date

Fall 1995


The majority of editors surveyed indicated some degree of community involvement, but such involvement does not seem to have substantial effect on their watchdog role.


NOTICE: this is the author’s final version of a work that was accepted for publication in Newspaper Research Journal. Changes resulting from the publishing process, such as peer review, editing, corrections, structural formatting, and other quality control mechanisms may not be reflected in this document. Changes may have been made to this work since it was submitted for publication. A definitive version was subsequently published as:

Akhavan-Majid, Roya, (1995) "How Community Involvement Affects Editors' Role," Newspaper Research Journal, Fall 1995 , Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 29-41.



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