Who is the censor? Self-censorship of Russian journalists in professional routines and social networking

  title={Who is the censor? Self-censorship of Russian journalists in professional routines and social networking},
  author={Svetlana Bodrunova and Anna A. Litvinenko and Kamilla R. Nigmatullina},
  pages={2919 - 2937}
Today’s communicative environment, including the rise of social media, makes journalists perform publicly as both professionals and private citizens. In these circumstances, practices of self-limitation and self-censorship may extend to online behaviour. In this article, we analyse what makes journalists in public affairs media limit themselves in expression, both in editorial production and in online posting. We ask whether their self-censoring is related to personal, editorial, or external… 

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