Franklin

All news is local : the failure of the media to reflect world events in a globalized age / Richard C. Stanton.

Author/Creator:
Stanton, Richard, 1951-
Publication:
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2007.
Format/Description:
Book
v, 221 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Journalism.
Mass media.
Summary:
"This book is an investigation of the 300 year old model of global journalism used by the Western news media. It argues that the framework of localization is fragile and unable to cope with the issues, events, agents and institutions of globalization that exist, and that the current model of news gathering and reporting requires rethinking"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Imagining news
Presentation of global image: editors, reporters and journalists
Democracy and media: obligations of international participation
The power triangle: media, corporations and governments
The continuing transformation of the public sphere: from Jurgen Habermas to Osama bin Laden
Global institutions of persuasion and influence: issues and events imagined as news
Global news institutions: the United Nations
Trade and participation: conflict and effects of global capital and the World Trade Organization
Citizens and participation: the role of NGOs
Rethinking global news media.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-213) and index.
ISBN:
9780786430697 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786430699 (softcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
85833359
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy