Politics, the News, and Citizenship in the 21st Century
- Michael W. Wagner - University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA
- Mallory R. Perryman - Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
Media & Public Opinion | Political Communications
"Brought to life with recent and relevant examples, [Mediated Democracy] talks directly to and respects younger audiences, encouraging them to understand the relationships between news media, politicians, and audiences."
"[Mediated Democracy] is an accessible deep-dive into the theory of political communication, and how it is able to inform our understanding of how communication and politics interact in today's changing media environment."
"[Mediated Democracy] has a good grasp on the challenges faced by journalists trying to cover today's political environment, which should help students be more prepared to understand the world around them. The text is an approachable, concise, and quite thorough account of today's complex political media environment."