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Assignment #2 – Graziella Ceravolo

November 4th, 2010 · 7 Comments

Media has been used as an essential tool for governments to assert power; however media is constantly changing due to globalization.  With media constantly evolving due to technological innovations, the government must continuously try to compete to prevent their power from declining.   It is as if the government’s role is to try to control the […]

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I don’t watch “NEWS”!! (Assignment #2)

November 3rd, 2010 · 1 Comment

Monroe Price’s article on Media and Sovereignty speaks about how the government needs to regulate the power given to the media. This creates a sense of order and security. The government doesn’t want to be viewed as weak in the eyes of its people. I personally do not agree with Monroe Price, and I believe […]

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Assignment 2 – You can also write about corporate control over media

November 3rd, 2010 · No Comments

Please see below (in italics) additional options for Assignment # 2.  Again, this assignment is essentially about efforts by competing actors to influence and control media within designated territories.  To simplify, these groups are a) citizens b) states and c) corporations/TNCs.  You may write about any kind of media or information technology (TV, the internet, […]

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