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Media and global civil society

Author: Lina Dencik
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Much analysis and hope in both academia and political rhetoric currently rests on ideas of deliberation and post-national democratic practices - the roots of a 'global civil society'. This has taken force as not just an analysis of social and political change, but as a normative project. This book has grown out of concern with how changes in media are influencing democratic function and politics in our global age.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dencik, Lina.
Media and global civil society.
Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lina Dencik
ISBN: 9780230355385 0230355382
OCLC Number: 767822287
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations
Contents: List of Tables and Figures --
Acknowledgements --
Introduction --
'Global Civil Society' and the Media --
The Organisation of News --
'Global Civil Society' and Global News Broadcasters: The Case of BBC World News --
'Global Civil Society' and National/Local Newspapers: The Case of Los Angeles Times --
'Global Civil Society' and Alternative Online News: The Case of OhmyNews International and Groundreport --
A Liberal Paradox: Media developments and 'Global Civil Society' --
Appendix --
Bibliography --
Responsibility: by Lina Dencik.


A timely and critical investigation into the way media operates in a so-called global age, presenting new empirical data on key sites of news production and crucially tying these findings to ongoing  Read more...


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