Oates, S. (2008) Introduction. In: Introduction to Media and Politics. SAGE: London, UK, pp. 1-21. ISBN 9781412902625

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This chapter provides an overview of the central concepts in a textbook that examines the role of media in the political sphere in comparative perspective. The book has a particular focus on media models, theories of news production, the journalistic profession as well as the performance of the media in elections, war, terrorism and on line. The book focuses on the media and journalists in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Russian Federation.

Item Type:Book Sections (Introduction)
Keywords:Political communication, media, elections, terrorism, war, internet, journalism, media models
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Oates, Prof Sarah
Authors: Oates, S.
Subjects:P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN0441 Literary History
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Social and Political Sciences > Politics
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2008 SAGE
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