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Journalism, Alternative

Jon Bekken

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2015-06-29

Alternative JournalismIntroductionWhat constitutes alternative journalism? In the literature the term encompasses a wide range of practices, from a si...

Journalism, Citizen

James F. Hamilton

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2015-06-29

Citizen Journalism Introduction Perhaps the most important organizational development in journalism since its professionalization more than a ...

Journalism, Citizen, History of

Donald Matheson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

History of Citizen Journalism Introduction Citizen journalism’s rise is paradigmatic of how journalism and the media are evolving. A history o...

Journalism, Interpretive

Susana Salgado

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2019-05-29

Interpretive JournalismIntroductionInterpretive journalism has been defined in extant research as a style of news reporting that is opposed to descrip...

Journalism, Peace

Nancy L. Roberts

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Peace JournalismIntroductionPeace journalism can be described as journalism that offers a more balanced perspective of war and conflict than that prov...

Journalism, Tabloid

Maria Elizabeth Grabe, Namrata Sharma

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Tabloid Journalism Introduction The term tabloid is often traced back to Alfred Harmsworth, who used the term in 1896 to describe the size of ...

Knowledge Gap

Yoori Hwang, Brian Southwell

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Knowledge Gap Introduction The essential notion of the knowledge gap is the proposition that a discrepancy exists in the knowledge that people...

Mass Communication

Hans-Bernd Brosius, Veronika Karnowski

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Mass Communication Introduction Mass communication can be best described by its counterparts. With regard to the number of people involved, mass com...

McLuhan, Marshall

Paul Levinson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Marshall McluhanIntroductionMarshall McLuhan (b. 1911–d. 1980) burst into iconic fame in the 1960s as a scholar who could explain the revolutionizing ...

Media Activism

David Elliot Berman, Victor Pickard

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Media ActivismIntroductionFrom Tiananmen Square to Tahrir Square, physical togetherness—the amassing of bodies in public space—is an integral part of ...

Media Aesthetics

Liv Hausken

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Media AestheticsIntroductionMedia aesthetics is an interdisciplinary arena for research on media technologies, aesthetics (sense perception), and medi...

Media and Time

Robbie Fordyce

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Media and TimeIntroductionThe shift to electronic computing that began slowly in the late 20th century, and has only become more widespread since, was...

Media Bias

Robert Lichter, Justin Rolfe-Redding, Stephen Farnsworth

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Media BiasIntroductionAre the news media biased? This has long been a heated question in the public sphere, particularly in the American political set...

Media Convergence

Richard A. Gershon

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Media Convergence Introduction For communication scholars, convergence is a fairly elastic term that has come to mean different things dependi...

Media Credibility

Yariv Tsfati

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media Credibility Introduction Audience perceptions regarding the credibility of news media have been studied using several concepts, including “medi...

Media Dependency

Joo-Young Jung

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media DependencyIntroductionMedia system dependency (MSD) theory was first developed by Sandra Ball-Rokeach and Melvin DeFleur in 1976. The theory add...

Media Ecology

Kate Milberry

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Media EcologyIntroductionNeil Postman famously used a biological metaphor to explain “media ecology,” a term he borrowed from McLuhan to spearhead an ...

Media Economics

Randal Beam

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media Economics Introduction Scholarship on media economics applies economic principles and theories to the study of organizations and industries eng...

Media Economics, Theories of

Gracie Lawson-Borders

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Theories of Media Economics Introduction The business of media includes economics and research, and studies in the field examine numerous aspe...

Media Effects

Yariv Tsfati

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media Effects Introduction Media effects are typically defined as social or psychological responses occurring in individuals, dyads, small groups,...

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