Journals will comprise no more than three paragraphs and a page:
Paragraph one will summarize the class readings chapter 10&14
Paragraph two will summarize an article chosen by the student that relates to the topic. Topic: the relationship between Japanese media and Japanese government
Paragraph three will explain in a single sentence the opinion angle taken by the article that was summarized for paragraph two. The web links to the relevant article(s) should be included at the end of each journal, allowing retrieval of the article.
Each entry will be no more than one double-spaced page in length (No paragraph space).
For the body of the journal, students should use a standard serif typeface in 12pt. with one-inch margins.