Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-11-16 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Arguing for a revival of the fourth estate based on journalistic independence and political autonomy, this text analyzes the role of journalism in Australia and the scope of its democratic purpose. It examines key news stories, and looks at the attitudes of Australian journalists themselves.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-08-05 - Publisher: Univ of California Press
Based on an in-depth examination of Mexico's print and broadcast media over the last twenty-five years, this book is the most richly detailed account available of the role of the media in democratization, demonstrating the reciprocal relationship between changes in the press and changes in the political system. In addition
Authors: Marc A. Franklin, T. Barton Carter, Jay B. Wright
Categories: Freedom of information
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher:
The First Amendment & the Fourth Estate: The Law of Mass Media provides text, court opinions & other materials. Topics include an introduction to freedom of expression & the American legal system, defamation, privacy, liability for emotional & physical harm, obscenity, confidentiality, & press coverage of the administration of justice.