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Published: 01 September 2017

368 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190696726

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The Hybrid Media System

Politics and Power

Second Edition

Andrew Chadwick

Oxford Studies in Digital Politics

  • Provides a new, holistic theory of political communication integrating analysis of the roles of older and newer media in political life
  • Presents material from a diverse range of cases in the United States and Britain
  • Contains insights from the author's unique ethnographic fieldwork with journalists, party and government communication staff, bloggers, and political activists

New to this Edition:

  • Includes a new preface and chapter
  • Applies the conceptual framework of the hybrid system to the 2016 U.S. presidential election and the rise of Donald Trump, illustrating the ways individuals blend new and old media systems to obtain political power

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