Misunderstanding news audiences : seven myths of the social media era / Eiri Elvestad and Angela Phillips.

Author
Elvestad, Eiri [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2018.
  • ©2018
Description
vi, 180 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.

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This text interrogates the prevailing myths around the impact of the Internet and social media on news consumption and democracy. The book draws on a broad range of comparative research into audience engagement with news, across different geographic regions, to provide insight into the experience of news audiences in the twenty-first century.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Personalisation is democratisation
  • We are all journalists now
  • The wisdom of crowds? : how algorithms rule online
  • Globalisation
  • Communities online are replacing communities offline
  • The end of trust in mainstream media
  • The net generation will revolutionise the way we relate to news
  • Conclusion.
ISBN
  • 9781138215184 ((hardcover : alkaline paper))
  • 113821518X ((hardcover : alkaline paper))
  • 9781138215191 ((paperback : alkaline paper))
  • 1138215198 ((paperback : alkaline paper))
  • 1315444364 ((electronic book))
  • 9781315444369 ((electronic book))
LCCN
2017047028
OCLC
1011554499
Other standard number
  • 40028060371
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