This title examines the impact of market forces on the efforts to build and consolidate more democratic media in Asia. Democratic forces in the Philippines, South Korea and Indonesia have loosened the grip of authoritarian governments, while even in tightly controlled regimes such as China and Vietnam, the media landscape is changing.... a strong commitment to good journalism have played a major role in promoting public debate and good governance. ... But, as we shall see later in this essay, there are strong reasons to argue that news is one of the categories of goods ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Free Markets Free Media?|
|Publisher||:||AMIC - 2008-01-01|