Media and Social Change

POLSCI 619

Media perform crucial connecting links between civil society and leadership. Authoritarian regimes or single-party states seeking to suppress formation of civil society can be changed drastically when media use changes. This course will examine why and how such processes can take place, focusing on Russia, Eastern Europe, and other cases, such as China. One course / 3 units.

Course originates in Policy Journalism and Media Studies.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

PJMS 676
PUBPOL 676
RUSSIAN 516
International Comparative Studies
Information Science and Information Studies
Policy Journalism and Media

Curriculum Codes: 

CCI, R, SS, STS