Government 1050 Exam 2 Review

Government 1050 Exam 2 Review - Government 1050 Exam Review...

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-1 Government 1050 Exam Review Ÿ Mass media is a term used to denote a section of the media specifically envisioned and designed to reach a very large audience such as the population of a nation state. Ÿ New Media is the marriage of mediated communications technologies with digital computers. Ÿ A political party is a pol t l or n t on i ica ga iza i that seeks to attain pol t l i ica power within a ov rnm nt g e e , usually by participating in electoral campaigns. Parties often espouse a certain olo o ide g and vision, but may also represent a coalition among disparate interests Ÿ A muckraker is a ai , ut or a h or lmm mmr fi a e who investigates and exposes societal issues such as pol t l orrupt on i ica c i , orpor t r m c a e c i e , l l or chi d ab , conditions in slums and prisons, unsanitary conditions in food processing plants, r u ul nt f a d e claims by manufacturers of p t nt m n s a e edici e and similar topics. Ÿ A caucus is most generally defined as a meeting of supporters or members of a pol t l p rtt i ica a or movement Ÿ In pol t s i ic , a mandate is the ut or tt a h i granted by an l tor t e ec a e to act as its r pr s nt t v e e e a i e . Elections are often said to give the newly elected government or elected official a mandate to implement certain policies
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