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Roger Patching

Roger Patching is an Associate Professor in journalism at Bond University on the Gold Coast. He worked as a journalist (mainly for the ABC in Brisbane) for 17 years before spending the past 26 years teaching journalism at three Australian tertiary institutions Charles Sturt University, Bathurst (formerly Mitchell College of Advanced Education), Queensland University of Technology and Bond. He specialises in broadcast journalism, ethics and sports journalism. He is a co-author of the 2005 text, Journalism Ethics: Arguments and Cases, for Oxford University Press.

Author's website: Bond University - Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Sports stars are role models, whichever way you spin it
September 2005 Feature - 19/09/2005 - 2 comments

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