CSD Bulletin, The Media and Democracy

Author
Chantal Mouffe, Abdelwahab El-Affendi, Bert A. Rockman, Doreen Massey, Tony McGrew, Kimberly Hutchings, Niels Jacob Harbitz
Content Type
Policy Brief
Institution
Centre for the Study of Democracy, University of Westminster
Abstract
Does the power of the media threaten democracy (understood as the participation of the people in political debate and decision- making)? In answering this question we need to distinguish between three kinds of power: political, economic, and intellectual.
Topic
Gender Issues, Globalization, Government
Political Geography
United Kingdom