"When Practice is Undercut by Ethics," in Ethics of Media. Palgrave MacMillan, 2013.

Ethics of Media, edited by Nick Couldry, Mirca Madianou, and Amit Pinchevski, reopens the question of media ethics. Taking an exploratory rather than prescriptive approach, an esteemed collection of contributors tackle the diverse areas of moral questioning at work within various broadcasting practices, accommodating the plurality and complexity of present-day ethical challenges posed by the world of media.

Zelizer's chapter, "When Practice is Undercut by Ethics," is on pages 271-285.