This book presents case studies and theoretical analyses of journalists from Europe, Africa, Asia, Oceania and South America who have attempted to use the news media as a mechanism for mobilizing community involvement in civic life, and to position news media organizations as catalysts rather than mere recorders of public debate.
Angela Romano teaches journalism at the Queensland University of Technology, Australia. Her publications include Politics and the Press in Indonesia and Journalism and Democracy in Asia.
Release date Australia
June 3rd, 2010
Edited by Angela Romano
Country of Publication
4 Line drawings, black and white; 10 Tables, black and white