ERIC Number: EJ540743
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
The Internet and U.S. Communication Policy-Making in Historical and Critical Perspective.
McChesney, Robert W.
Journal of Communication, v46 n1 p98-124 Win 1996
Discusses the extent that the emerging communication technological revolution, particularly the Internet, can override the anti-democratic implications of the media marketplace. Shows how corporate control of communication has been removed from communication policy debates. Argues that the new communication technologies are the product of a global capitalism that greatly enhances social inequality. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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