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- Edward Elgar Publishing 2012; US$ 40.00
Have you ever wondered how organizations decide which news is important? This insightful book portrays in detail everyday work in three news agencies: Swedish TT, Italian ANSA and the worldwide Reuters. This unique study is about organizing rather than journalism, revealing two accelerating phenomena: cybernization (machines play a more and more central... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2001; US$ 32.99
This provocative book argues that not only do U.S. news media have the duty to cover international events that affect the interests of the public and the government, but they also should 'shake awake the world's conscience' by bringing more attention to international conflict and suffering?in hopes of spurring humanitarian action or intervention to... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 178.00
The past decade has seen a major structural shift in broadcasting in Southeast Asia, with the development of digital satellite and cable broadcasting. This shift has impacted upon some of the most information-sensitive governments in the world: Singapore, Malaysia and, until recently, Indonesia. Atkins traces this development in five countries, showing... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 155.00
Commentators on the media in Southeast Asia either emphasise with optimism the prospect for new media to provide possibilities for greater democratic discourse, or else, less optimistically, focus on the continuing ability of governments to exercise tight and sophisticated control of the media. This book explores these issues with reference to Malaysia... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 30.00
THE WORLD'S MOST COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO INTERNATIONAL PRESS FREEDOM Every day, journalists around the world face incredible risksfrom imprisonment and assassination to simply just "disappearing"all for the ethical practice of their profession. Caught between wars and uprisings and corrupt police and drug cartels, as well... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 63.36
Franz Adam Löffler (1808 ? 1880) ist einer der genialsten Kommunikationswissenschaftler des 19. Jahrhunderts. In seinem Werk ?Ueber die Gesetzgebung der Presse?, 1837 erschienen, entwickelt er Erkenntnisse, die erst im späten 20. Jahrhundert wissenschaftlich hoffähig geworden sind. Löffler hat die erste bekannte Periodisierung der Kommunikationsgeschichte... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 125.00
The new research presented in this volume suggests that general perceptions (cultural, psychological, geographical), allied to the customs and values of journalism, and underpinned by the uses of technology, significantly shape international news. This gives rise to a blend of the old and the new; traditions of cultural centredness and innovative... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 165.00
This book focuses on the changing role of media in the more democratised political landscape of South Korea. It contributes to debates about the emerging role of the media in democratic transition, especially in relation to approaches that go beyond traditional Western constructs of media freedom and the relationship between the state and the media. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 63.95
A radical collection of chapters by academics, journalists and broadcasters, which examines aspects of news media reporting of social policy and how such coverage can influence processes of policy making and implementation. more...
- Scribner 2006; US$ 14.00
In the course of more than sixty years spent covering Washington politics, Helen Thomas has witnessed a raft of fundamental changes in the way news is gathered and reported. Gone are the days of frequent firsthand contact with the president. Now, the press sees the president only at tightly controlled and orchestrated press conferences. In addition,... more...