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Politics and the mass media in Britain

by Ralph M. Negrine

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Published by Routledge in London, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Mass media -- Political aspects -- Great Britain,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1979-1997

    • Edition Notes

      StatementR. Negrine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP95.82.G7 N44 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 262 p. :
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2053704M
      ISBN 100415015294, 0415015308
      LC Control Number88031645

      About Film, Media, Mass Communication Visit In addition to our extensive publishing programme in Drama and Theatre, Cambridge also publish a number of key and accessible titles in the field of mass communication, film and media. The media influences politics by helping to shape public opinion. The United States has a democratic government, meaning that the people vote to elect leaders and change laws based on the majority. When these voters rely on the mass media to assist them in developing an opinion for determining a vote, the media influences politics.

        A survey in Britain also concluded that young people aged between 11 and 18 were more likely to watch TV or use the Internet than picking up a book (Mori, ). Surprisingly, while 59% were keen on ‘religious and spiritual’ topics, only 35% and 34% showed interest in ‘science and technological discovery’ and ‘environmental pollution.   As Britain faces rising cases of Covid, the prime minister has laid out a ‘battle plan’ for how his government will face the growing crisis. Also today: Sarah Todd on learning to read as an.

      The media influences the public's perception of politics and political figures. This in turn can influence how people vote in elections.   “This important book reveals how radical politics and new communications technologies were deeply entangled in the history of Cold War-era Britain. Drawing on extensive original research into the anti-nuclear movement, Christopher R. Hill shows how activists reconfigured existing traditions of political protest for a mass media age.


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