Use of unnamed sources drops from peak in 1960s and 1970s
Source of Publication
Newspaper Research Journal
© 2011, SAGE Publications Ltd. All rights reserved. This content analysis of The Washington Post and The New York Times finds that the use of anonymous sources peaked in the 1960s and 1970s. The analysis also finds that contemporary journalists are more likely to explain the reason for anonymity.
Duffy, Matt J. and Williams, Ann E., "Use of unnamed sources drops from peak in 1960s and 1970s" (2011). Scopus Indexed Articles. 2100.