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AR; User-generated content and the news

When describing the “democracy-enhancing” nature of user-generated contributions (UGC) to online news sites, it is helpful to keep in mind the “political economy” of such content: UGC provision in mainstream media to a great extent addresses users-as-consumers and is part … Continue reading

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Hyperlocal citizen journalism

Here you can find an interesting paper from Bruns, Wilson and Saunders, exploring the roles that citizen journalism might assume in a networked media system. It is less revolutionary as Bruns’ article on the networked ideal model of deliberative democracy. … Continue reading

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