O portal dos estudos de comunicação desde 2001

Edición en español Edició en català

Edição en português

Novidades editoriais

Alternative media meets mainstream politics: Activist nation rising

Autor: ATKINSON, Joshua D.; KENIX, Linda (Eds.)

Editorial: Lexington Books

Categoria: Estrutura e políticas da comunicação

Link: https://iamcr.org/publications/members-books/book-atkinson-et-al-2019?fbclid=IwAR1KKlV1hVJDMI7zZD7XUtRtzLUpUKqWnj17kG3c4jH5ACsg3TUEWuEqA-g

 

 

Alternative Media Meets Mainstream Politics: Activist Nation Rising demonstrates the rising role that alternative media play in contemporary mainstream political communication. The rise of the modern Internet and social media platforms have allowed for the proliferation of alternative media across society in ways that were not possible twenty years ago. Today, alternative media have become more intertwined with mainstream media and have become increasingly relevant in mainstream political communication. Contributors focus on three primary sites where such media seem to have established growing influence in recent years: political parties, mainstream political news, and the production of participatory media that allow for engagement. Scholars of communication, political science, sociology, and media studies will find this collection useful.




Também te pode interessar

  Social Media and the Public Interest: Media Regulation in the Disinformation Age
NAPOLI, Philip M.

Facebook, a platform created by undergraduates in a Harvard dorm room, has transformed the ways millions of people consume news, understand the world, and participate in the political process. [...]

  Post-Truth, Fake News and Democracy. Mapping the Politics of Falsehood
FARKAS, Johan; SCHOU, Jannick

Western societies are under siege, as fake news, post-truth and alternative facts are undermining the very core of democracy. This dystopian narrative is currently circulated by intellectuals, [...]

  Discourses of Legitimation in the News. The Case of the Economic Crisis in Greece
DOUDAKI, Vaia; BOUBOUKA, Angeliki

Examining the news coverage of the economic crisis in Greece, this book develops a framework for identifying discourses of legitimation of actors, political decisions, and policies in the [...]