Strategies for media reform : international perspectives (Book, 2016) [WorldCat.org]
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Strategies for media reform : international perspectives

Author: Des Freedman; Jonathan A - Obar; Cheryl Martens; Robert Waterman McChesney
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2016. ©2016
Series: Donald McGannon Communication Research Center's Everett C. Parker book series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Prepared by thirty-three scholars and activists from more than twenty-five countries, Strategies for Media Reform focuses on theorizing media democratization and evaluating specific projects for media reform. This edited collection of articles offers readers the opportunity to reflect on the prospects for and challenges facing campaigns for media reform and gathers significant examples of theory, advocacy, and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Des Freedman; Jonathan A - Obar; Cheryl Martens; Robert Waterman McChesney
ISBN: 0823271641 9780823271641 9780823271658 082327165X
OCLC Number: 925499955
Description: xiv, 343 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Preface --
Introduction --
Internet activism for media reform --
Commentary from media reform organizations --
The power of the media reform movement --
Commentary from media reform organizations --
Media reform as democratic reform --
Commentary from media reform organizations.
Series Title: Donald McGannon Communication Research Center's Everett C. Parker book series.
Responsibility: Des Freedman, Jonathan A. Obar, Cheryl Martens, and Robert W. McChesney, editors.

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This collection brings together strategies for advancing media reform, prepared by 33 scholars and activists from around the world. Chapters consider how best to secure change in areas including  Read more...

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