Journalism Practice, Cultures and Regions

Leon Barkho, Jairo Lugo-Ocando, Sadia Jamil

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This chapter is an introduction to Part Three of the volume titled Regions and Cultures. This part presents an overview of journalistic practices in diverse nations, regions and cultures. Its twelve chapters span over fifteen countries, highlighting the notion of journalism practice, cultures and regions. Readers will notice that its emphasis tilts towards the Global South which occupies a prominent position in the discussions. The content brings to light current journalism practices in countries in the Middle East, North Africa, Africa, South America and Southeast Asia. The Western world, albeit much less conspicuous, is represented only in a few studies.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Applied Journalism: Theory and Practice
EditorsLeon Barkho, Jairo Lugo-Ocando, Sadia Jamil
PublisherSpringer Nature
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9783031487392
ISBN (Print)9783031487385
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2024

Publication series

NameSpringer Handbooks of Political Science and International Relations


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