Media and Politics Around the World

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: POLI.2110; Last Offered: Summer 2014;

Course Description

For centuries, politicians have depended on media to reach and persuade citizens, yet the role of media in politics remains much debated. This course introduces students to the theories on the relationship between media and politics using a case study approach Because much of what we know about the media comes from studying media in the United States, we will start with cases in the U.S., but because much of what we need to know about media and politics involves media in other countries, we will spend much of the course looking at media and politics in developing and democratizing countries.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 3;

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