Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Modern Political Communication by James Stanyer

Political communication systems in advanced industrial democracies are in a state of flux. The traditional political communication system, with its limited and regulated media channels, stable patterns of media consumption, and identifiable party loyalty, which characterized much of the twentieth century, is giving way to one that is less ordered and structured. This book provides an accessible and comprehensive account of how governments, political parties, established media organizations and citizen audiences, in the US and the UK, are adapting to this systemic change. Against the background of audience fragmentation and widening social and political divisions, James Stanyer provides a critical appraisal of the evolving relationship of political communicators and their audience. He argues that such divisions influence citizen communicative engagement and are increasingly exacerbated by the strategic activities of political advocates and media organizations. Modern Political Communication is required reading for anyone who wants a fuller understanding of the transformation of political communication and the repercussions for democracy.

Buy Modern Political Communication by James Stanyer from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780745627977
ISBN-10: 0745627978
Format: Hardback
(254mm x 178mm x 14mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Polity Press
Publisher: Polity Press
Publish Date: 4-Jul-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Modern Political Communication by James Stanyer

Book Reviews - Modern Political Communication by James Stanyer

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Modern Political Communication book by James Stanyer and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - James Stanyer

James Stanyer, Department of Social Sciences, Loughborough University

Books By James Stanyer

Intimate Politics by James Stanyer
Paperback, October 2012
$34.16
Modern Political Communication by James Stanyer
Paperback, July 2007
$34.16
Political Communication Reader by James Stanyer
Paperback, September 2006
$59.39