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The paradoxes of global news: Polis in Athens

Beckett, Charlie (2009) The paradoxes of global news: Polis in Athens. POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (06 Apr 2009). Website.

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When the riots kicked off here in Athens a couple of months ago, I learned a lot from the newspaper and TV coverage available from the international media like BBC and Aljazeera and a bit more from the newspapers. But it was the Internet and YouTube in particular which showed videos critiquing the official and mainstream media versions. Despite the language barrier, I ended up with a rich, Networked Journalism version of some complex events at the other end of Europe from me.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2009 The Author(s)
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 19 May 2017 15:25
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:26

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