By Dan Gillmor
We're in an age of data overload, and an excessive amount of of what we watch, pay attention and browse is flawed, deceitful or perhaps harmful. but you and that i can take keep an eye on and make media serve us -- we all -- via being lively shoppers and individuals. Here's how. With a Foreword through Clay Shirky.
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So far, no research has been conducted to show how China is covered in the transnational news media in Europe, and little attention has been given to the factors that shape this coverage, particularly from the journalistic point of view. This chapter shows the findings of a 17year longitudinal study on the reporting of China in three European transnational newspapers, the Financial Times, The Economist, and the International Herald Tribune, from 1989 to 2005. With the process of political and economic integration in the EU, the term “Europeanization” has brought the concept of the “European public sphere” to the research agenda.
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