Before Journalism Schools How Gilded Age Reporters Learned the Rules Book uri icon


  • Randall Sumpter questions the dominant notion that reporters entering the field in the late nineteenth century relied on an informal apprenticeship system to learn the rules of journalism.

author list (cited authors)

  • Sumpter, R. S

complete list of authors

  • Sumpter, Randall S

publication date

  • June 2018