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Phonehacking and Press Reforms: Beware Dangerous Blogs

Tambini, David (2011) Phonehacking and Press Reforms: Beware Dangerous Blogs. Media Policy Blog (25 Jul 2011). Website.

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Charlie Beckett’s 17th July blog post linked the current debate about press reform to the old Whitehall fable about Dangerous Dogs. The essence of the fable –which has long been recounted by those attempting to spike regulatory reforms- is that the 1991 Dangerous Dogs Act was a perfect illustration of how media feeding frenzies lead to flawed, knee-jerk policy responses.

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Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 22 May 2017 13:45
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 06:36

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