News and News Sources

A Critical Introduction

by Manning, Paul

Description

News and News Sources offers a fresh introduction to the sociology of news.

News and News Sources: reviews new research in the rapidly expanding field of political communication, drawing upon material from Britain, Europe and the USA; provides a clear introduction to the processes of news production and the implications of the rise in global electronic news communication; and assesses the various theoretical frameworks available for analysing these developments including fuctionalism, pluralism, Marxism, political economy, hegemony theory, discourse theory and postmodernism.

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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: December 2000
  • English
  • 9781446265345 / 0761957960
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 30.99 GBP
  • Pages: 264
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Readership: College - higher education
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Paul Manning.
  • Page size: 24
  • Reference Code: BDZ0002742720