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ERIC Number: EJ609552
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1077-6990
Media Use and Civic Participation in the African-American Population: Exploring Participation among Professionals and Nonprofessionals.
Mastin, Teresa
Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, v77 n1 p115-27 Spr 2000
Examines whether media use and civic participation are related among African-American professionals and nonprofessionals. Finds that local news media do not serve the civic information needs of African Americans, and when compared with local news media, interpersonal networks more strongly influence African Americans' civic participation. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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