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Mass media and politics

a social science perspective

by Jan E. Leighley

  • 140 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Mass media -- Social aspects -- United States.,
    • Mass media -- Political aspects -- United States.,
    • Mass media -- United States -- Influence.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-290) and index.

      StatementJan E. Leighley.
      SeriesThe New directions in political behavior series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN90.M3 L45 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 306 p. :
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3961491M
      ISBN 100395925460
      LC Control Number2001133298
      OCLC/WorldCa53344764

      The primary aim of this paper is to critically examine the importance of media in politics. This paper collected its data from both primary and secondary sources and employs the exploratory. UNDERSTANDING THE MASS MEDIA The media act as key linkage institutions between the people and the policymakers and have a profound impact on the political policy agenda. The watchdog function of the media helps to keep government small. Many observers feel that the press is biasedFile Size: KB.

      Mass Media and American Politics, Tenth Edition is thoroughly updated to reflect major structural changes that have shaken the world of political news, including the impact of the changing media landscape. It includes timely examples of the significance of . Graber’s book has set the standard for the course. Mass Media and American Politics is known for its readable introduction to the literature and idea of the sector, along with staying current with each re-creation when it includes new and social media, media possession, the regulatory setting, infotainment, and warfare-time reporting. The.

      Mass media and American politics covers the role of newspapers, magazines, radio, television, and social media from the colonial era to the present. 1 Colonial and Revolutionary eras 2 New nation, s–s 3 Second Party System: s–s. The role of the mass media in influencing political process. Introduction. The following report will investigate the role of the mass media in politics and will aim to prove the hypothesis that the mass media reinforces existing stereotypes and prejudices in society.


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