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Publication Title

Newspaper Research Journal

Document Type

Peer Reviewed Article

Publication Date

Fall 1998


This survey of newspaper editors find s those who see their roles as disseminators or interpreters more satisfied than those who see their role as adversary or watchdog.


NOTICE: This is the author’s 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 (1998). "Role Perception as Predictor of Editors' Job Satisfaction." Newspaper Research Journal, Vol. 19, No. 4, pp.85-92.



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