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Political communication in Canada : meet the press and tweet the rest

Author: Thierry Giasson; Alex Marland; Tamara A Small
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, [2014] ©2014
Series: Communication, strategy, and politics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Changes in technology and media consumption are transforming the way people communicate about politics. Are they also changing the way politicians communicate to the public? Political Communication in Canada examines the way political parties, politicians, interest groups, the media, and citizens are using new tactics, tools, and channels to disseminate information. It also investigates the implications of these  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Political communication in Canada.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thierry Giasson; Alex Marland; Tamara A Small
ISBN: 9780774827768 0774827769 9780774827775 0774827793 9780774827799 0774827777 0774827785 9780774827782
OCLC Number: 862781684
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: xi, 303 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The triangulation of Canadian political communication / Tamara A. Small, Thierry Giasson, and Alex Marland --
The governing party and the permanent campaign / Anna Esselment --
Cognitive effects of televised political advertising in Canada / Pénélope Daignault --
The branding of a prime minister : digital information subsidies and the image management of Stephen Harper / Alex Marland --
Selling social democracy : branding the political left in Canada / Jared J. Wesley and Mike Moyes --
The not-so-social network : the use of Twitter by Canada's party leaders / Tamara A. Small --
The Canadian parliamentary press gallery : still relevant or relic of another time? / Daniel J. Paré and Susan Delacourt --
Setting the agenda? A case study of newspaper coverage of the 2006 Canadian election campaign / Elisabeth Gidengil --
Playing along new rules : personalized politics in a 24/7 mediated world / Mireille Lalancette, with Alex Drouin and Catherine Lemarier-Saulnier --
The mass media and welfare policy framing : a study in policy definition / Adam Mahon, Andrea Lawlor, and Stuart Soroka --
Opportunities missed : non-profit public communication and advocacy in Canada / Georgina C. Grosenick --
Blogging, partisanship, and political participation in Canada / Thierry Giasson, Harold Jansen, and Royce Koop --
"We like this" : the impact of news websites' consensus information on political attitudes / J. Scott Matthews and Denver McNeney --
Political communication and marketing in Canada : challenges for democracy / Alex Marland, Thierry Giasson, and Tamara A. Small.
Series Title: Communication, strategy, and politics.
Responsibility: edited by Alex Marland, Thierry Giasson, and Tamara A. Small.
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This timely volume explores how Canadian political institutions, the media, and citizens are adapting to a fast-evolving media environment and the effects this is having on Canadian democracy.  Read more...


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