Media and Social Change


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.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • R
  • STS
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • PJMS 676
  • PUBPOL 676
  • RUSSIAN 516
Typically Offered