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About This Guide
This resource guide was designed to provide you with assistance in locating good sources of information as you do research on media and politics related topics for your class. To navigate this guide, click on the tabs above or the Table of Contents below. If you need help, please contact us!
Table of Contents
Includes suggested journals and databases.
Includes books at Stafford Library on topics related to media and politics.
Includes e-book databases and selected e-books.
Includes streaming videos, DVDs, and internet resources.
Provides links to conservative and liberal watchdog groups.
Politics and the Media from The Encyclopedia of International Media and Communications
The relationship between politics and the media, of course, depends on the systems of government and the communications that govern this relationship. The conditions in the United States, for example, are very different from those in other parts of the world. The United States has a written constitution which, in the First Amendment of the Bill of Rights, provides special protection for the press from government control.
This guide was created by Vandy Evermon with Dr. Brian Kessel, History, Philosophy, and Political Science Department.
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