Politics, Society and the Media: Canadian Perspectives / Edition 1

Politics, Society and the Media: Canadian Perspectives / Edition 1

by Paul Nesbitt-Larking
     
 

"Nesbitt-Larking challenges his readers to become critical consumers of media and provides a number of strategies to encourage them to do so." - Nick Baxter-Moore, Brock UniversitySee more details below

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"Nesbitt-Larking challenges his readers to become critical consumers of media and provides a number of strategies to encourage them to do so." - Nick Baxter-Moore, Brock University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781551111810
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division
Publication date:
06/11/2001
Edition description:
Paperback Edition
Pages:
423
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

  1. Why? How? What?
  2. Press Gangs: The Role of the Newspaper in Canadian Political Life
  3. press gangs: the role of the newspaper in canadian political life
  4. The Masses and the Masseys: The Political History of Broadcasting in Canada
  5. the masses and the masseys: the political history of broadcasting in canada
  6. The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Culture, Ideology, and the Media
  7. the good, the bad, and the ugly: culture, ideology, and the media
  8. (Almost) Everywhere They Are in Chains: The Political Economy of Communications in Canada
  9. (almost) everywhere they are in chains: the political economy of communications in canada
  10. Sticks, Carrots, and Party Favours: State and Political Regulation of the Media
  11. sticks, carrots, and party favours: state and political regulation of the media
  12. Life in the Sausage Factory: Possibilities and Constraints of Media Organizations
  13. life in the sausage factory: possibilities and constraints of media organizations
  14. The Decline and Fall of the American Empire: Space and Time in the Work of Innis, Grant, and McLuhan
  15. the decline and fall of the american empire: space and time in the work of innis, grant, and mcluhan
  16. Mass Rallies, Mass Consumption, and (Mass) Confusion: Approaches to the Media in the Postmodern World
  17. mass rallies, mass consumption, and (mass) confusion: approaches to the media in the postmodern world
  18. Drums and Wires: The Political Deconstruction of Canadian Texts
  19. drums and wires: the political deconstruction of canadian texts
  20. Moving Voters, Moving Accounts, and Moving Wallpaper: The Politics of Reading
  21. moving voters, moving accounts, and moving wallpaper: the politics of reading
  22. Lies, Damn Lies, and Opinion Polls: Do the Media Massage the Message?
  23. lies, damn lies, and opinion polls: do the media massage the message?
  24. From Experience to Editorial: Gatekeeping, Agenda-Setting, Priming, and Framing
  25. from experience to editorial: gatekeeping, agenda-setting, priming, and framing
  26. Social Responsibility and Antisocial Irresponsibility: Ethics, Participation, Political Activism, and the Media
  27. social responsibility and antisocial irresponsibility: ethics, participation, political activism, and the media

Bibliography

Index

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