A new, online culture war? The communication world of Breitbart.com

  title={A new, online culture war? The communication world of Breitbart.com},
  author={Mark Davis},
  journal={Communication Research and Practice},
  pages={241 - 254}
  • Mark Davis
  • Published 11 January 2019
  • Sociology, Art, History
  • Communication Research and Practice
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