Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 March 2010

ISBN: 9780748625710

Bookseller Code (01)

Political Communication

Steven Foster

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Politics Study Guides

  • Covers the history of the media in the UK and the USA including the concentration of ownership and the emergence of new media technologies
  • Explores the relationship between the media and political parties, especially the effect the media has had on the policies and internal power structures of parties and other organisations such as pressure groups
  • Considers the media influence on the electorate and the conduct of democratic politics
  • Explains the constitutional significance of the politics of the media