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New Media Ecology: Reconceptualizing Media Pluralism

  • Karol Jakubowicz
Part of the Palgrave Global Media Policy and Business book series (GMPB)

Abstract

Brown and Duguid (2000) note that the rise of the information age has brought about a good deal of ‘endism’. New technology, they say, is predicted to bring about, among other things, the end of the press, television and mass media; politics; government; and the nation- state. Napoli (2009) stops short of foretelling an Armageddon, but says that converging media technologies, the globalisation of distribution networks, and unprecedented fragmentation and interactivity dramatically affect established theories, analytical approaches and policy priorities. Does this extend to media pluralism concerns, as well?

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Public Sphere Media Content Content Provider Deliberative Democracy World Economic Forum 
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