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  • Author:
    Daya Kishan Thussu
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    0761968792
  • ISBN13:
    978-0761968795
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    Sage Pubns (2008)
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    224 pages
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The Rise of Global Infotainment. Daya Kishan Thussu - Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong.

The Rise of Global Infotainment. Other Titles in: Journalism Sociology of Culture Television and Radio. Richly detailed and empirically grounded, this first book-length study of infotainment and its globalization by a leading scholar of global communication, offers a comprehensive and critical analysis of this emerging phenomenon.

This is a significant and essential book for anyone interested in exploring the connections between news journalism, informed citizenship and democracy.

Thussu brings to this project the passion for news of a socially committed former journalist, the political . A 'global infotainment sphere' is emerging, the book argues, within which competing versions of news - from 24/7 news networks to bloggers - coexist.

Thussu brings to this project the passion for news of a socially committed former journalist, the political economy of his international relations education and a formidable assembly of global detail, examining the recent explosion of 'infotainment'.

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In his new book, Westminster scholar Daya Thussu puts the focus on the rise of global infotainment.

In his new book, Westminster scholar Daya Thussu puts the focus on the rise of global infotainment. Since the deregulation of television in most Western nations and the introduction of commercial television after the collapse of the communist nations in the former east, there are an increasing number of TV channels all around the world, and commercialization has become the driving force behind the development of global television

Thussu, D. K. (2007). News as Entertainment: The Rise of. Global Infotainment.

Thussu, D. In doing so, Daya Kishan Thussus book makes an immense contribution to the existing literature on global media flows and, more importantly, unravels the modalities of power within those flows. News as Entertainment is an excavation of the preconditions upon which the global architecture of soft news is founded.

Daya Kishan Thussu is professor of international communication at the University of Westminster. 30 Jan 2008 News as Entertainment: The Rise of Global Infotainment by Daya Kishan Kishan Thussu Free PDF d0wnl0ad, audio books, books to read, Abstract. In his new book, Westminster scholar Daya Thussu puts the focus on the rise of global infotainment. Since the deregulation of television in most News as Entertainment. The Rise of Global Infotainment. Daya Kishan Thussu - Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University, Beijing, University of Westminster

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Richly detailed and empirically grounded, this first book-length study of infotainment and its globalization by a leading scholar of global communication, offers a comprehensive and critical analysis of this emerging phenomenon. Going beyond - both geographically and theoretically - the ′dumbing down′ discourse, largely confined to the Anglo-American media, the book argues that infotainment may have an important ideological role, a diversion in which ′soft news′ masks the hard realities of neo-liberal imperialism.