Instant Info Riches
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell | ISBN-10: 1405187956 | edition 2009 | PDF | 256 pages | 1.32 mb
In Development Communication, top media scholars explore the details of communication in areas where modernization has failed to deliver change.
* Offers a complete introduction to the history of development communication - the process of systematically intervening with either media or education in order to promote positive social change
* Discusses the major approaches and theories in development communication, including educational issues of training, literacy, schooling, and use of media from print and radio to video and the internet
* Explores the role of NGOs, the CNN Effect, and the power of grass-roots movements and 'bottom-up' approaches that challenge the status quo in global media.