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Mediaptating the ‘civic imperative’.

McDougall, J. and Readman, M., 2015. Mediaptating the ‘civic imperative’. Discussion Paper. online: Political Studies Association / CSJCC.

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Engaging young people is a perennial theme of UK elections, updated for the social media age but carrying long-standing assumptions. How ‘youth voice’ is articulated in specific practices, and on whose terms, is complex, especially in the ‘micropolitical’ social media age, but there is little space or time for this in either party campaigning or ‘old media’ analysis.

Item Type:Monograph (Discussion Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:media literacy civic engagement UK election 2015
Group:Faculty of Media & Communication
ID Code:22136
Deposited By: Symplectic RT2
Deposited On:24 Jun 2015 13:03
Last Modified:14 Mar 2022 13:51


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