Comparing Media Systems Beyond the Western World by Daniel C. Hallin, Paolo Mancini

By Daniel C. Hallin, Paolo Mancini

Evaluating Media structures past the Western global bargains a extensive exploration of the conceptual foundations for comparative research of media and politics globally. It takes as its element of departure the generally used framework of Daniel C. Hallin and Paolo Mancini's evaluating Media structures, exploring how the strategies and techniques in their research do and don't end up precious whilst utilized past the unique concentration in their "most comparable structures" layout and the West ecu and North American situations it encompassed. it really is meant either to take advantage of a much wider diversity of instances to interrogate and make clear the conceptual framework of evaluating Media platforms and to suggest new versions, ideas, and techniques that may be helpful for facing non-Western media platforms and with tactics of political transition. evaluating Media platforms past the Western global covers, between different situations, Brazil, China, Israel, Lebanon, Lithuania, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, and Thailand.

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Is the Polish media system farther from or closer to the Italian system today? Or is Poland closer to Spain, Portugal, or Greece, the countries that “threw off the last three 26 Italianization of the Polish Media System? 27 authoritarian regimes in Western Europe and began successful transitions to liberal democracy” (Hallin and Mancini, 2004b: 89)? Have the media in other countries in Central Europe evolved in a similar or a different way than in Poland? In this chapter I examine whether Hallin and Mancini’s models of media and politics are useful for a comparative analysis in Poland and in other postcommunist countries in Central and Eastern Europe.

The commercial logic followed by Axel Springer leads this publisher to drown ideology in the icy waters of cold calculation. In 2008 the German Journalists Association in Landau-Hessen passed a resolution that it was unacceptable for the editor to insult Germans in his newspapers in Poland and to insult Poles in his tabloid Bild in Germany. As a consequence of the resolution Axel Springer was awarded the title “Hyena of the Year” by the Polish Journalists Association because his newspapers published in Poland fuel anti-German attitudes.

Poland is thus a mixed system in terms of the degree of political parallelism, resembling in some ways the high levels of the Polarized Pluralist model and in other ways the depoliticization of the Liberal model. An evolution toward the Liberal model has been hastened in a visible way by foreign ownership that dominates the print media in Poland. Journalistic Professionalism As in the Mediterranean countries, journalism in Poland has deep political and literary roots, and the profession was already well developed before 1939.

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