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Centralising citizenship for media reform : local news audiences of Brexit

@inproceedings{LopezSmith2017CentralisingCF,
  title={Centralising citizenship for media reform : local news audiences of Brexit},
  author={Isabella Lopez-Smith},
  year={2017}
}
The primary aim of this thesis is to critically examine news media as a resource for political engagement. A secondary aim is to demonstrate the importance and vitality of qualitative audience research to studies of news and democracy and wider democratization of society alongside media reform. For a contextualised approach to civic engagement, local news audiences of Wales were interviewed on their engagement pre and post Brexit. The thesis places importance on centralising the citizen in… Expand