Managing emotions in journalism: A guide to enhancing resilience

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Simunjak, M. 2023. Managing emotions in journalism: A guide to enhancing resilience. Cham, Switzerland Palgrave Macmillan.
TypeAuthored Book
TitleManaging emotions in journalism: A guide to enhancing resilience
AuthorsSimunjak, M.
Abstract

This book offers the first practical guide to managing emotions in everyday journalism work based on interviews with more than 30 British journalists. It raises awareness of emotional situations and stressors journalists may face, so practitioners are better able to recognise these and prepare for them, and outlines practical emotion management strategies which they can apply to enhance their emotional intelligence and resilience and consequently, feel and perform better in the workplace.

It includes vignettes written by journalists from the United Kingdom, United States, Australia and Croatia, as well as practical scenario exercises that prompt readers to reflect on how they would feel and react in specific situations based on journalists’ everyday work.

The book is key reading for all students of journalism, journalists interested in enhancing their emotional intelligence and resilience, editors wanting to better understand the labour of their staff, and researchers focused on the role of emotions in journalism.

Sustainable Development Goals3 Good health and well-being
Middlesex University ThemeHealth & Wellbeing
LanguageEnglish
ISBN
Hardcover9783031386305
Paperback9783031386336
Electronic9783031386312
Edition1st edition
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Place of publicationCham, Switzerland
Publication dates
Print27 Oct 2023
Online25 Sep 2023
Publication process dates
Accepted19 Jul 2023
Deposited21 Sep 2023
Output statusAccepted
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