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Media and politics in a globalizing world

Author: Alexa Robertson
Publisher: Cambridge ; Malden, MA : Polity, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1View all editions and formats

Globalization and technological advances have had a dramatic impact on the relationship between media and politics. How can we understand the connection between the two in the present day? Alexa  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexa Robertson
ISBN: 9780745654690 074565469X 9780745654706 0745654703
OCLC Number: 891126286
Notes: Machine generated contents note: Table of Contents Preface Acknowledgements Chapter 1. Introduction Chapter 2. Media Power Chapter 3. Political Elites Chapter 4. Journalists Chapter 5. The People Formerly Known as the Audience Chapter 6. Activists Chapter 7. Mediated Conflict Chapter 8. Infotainment Chapter 9. Mediatization Chapter 10. Media Freedom Chapter 11. Conclusion Notes References and Bibliography.
Description: xiv, 239 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Power in media societies --
Political elites --
Journalists --
The people formerly known as the audience --
Activists --
Mediated conflict --
Infotainment --
Mediatization --
Media freedom --
Responsibility: Alexa Robertson.
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Robertson has authoritatively written a map of the changing media landscape in the contemporary world. She ably examines the limitations of old conceptions of "the media" to understand the profound Read more...

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