What are the four primary motives for country to filter the internet?
Filtering directed a political opposition
Characteristic of authoritarian & repressive regimes
Blocking stuff seen as offensive to societal norms
Includes porn, gay & l
D escribes p ublic as a w ild herd, and media acts as a s potlight h ighlighting s tories and
g uiding i nterest
11 . For what statement is Marshal M cluhan most famous? What does it mean?
" The m edium is the m essage" The way i nformation is presented i
M aterial in chapters assigned f rom t he textbook
Hanson, Chapter 11: Advertising
Hanson, Chapter 12: Public Relations
Hanson, Chapter 6 : Newspapers & the News
Hanson, Chapter 13 : Media Law : Free Speech & Fairne ss
Hanson, Chapter 10: The I nte
• Wh at is defamation ? Libel ? Slander?- False speech intended to damage reputation . libel-written, SlanderSpoken
• What is cen sorship?-the prohibition of certain media content by govt, religious or other societal
• What is the Fairness D
What is public diplomacy?
Traditional diplomacy is practiced between states and formal representatives of
the states (diplomats)
Public diplomacy is public relations for countries with particular emphasis on
influencing foreign publics.
Like public relat
What are the four different models of the press discussed by Hanson?
Identify and define.
o A theory of appropriate press behavior that says the role of the press is to be a
servant of the government, not a servant of the citizenry (Hanson,
What is international broadcasting?
One way countries practice diplomacy.
To create a better understanding of our nation with a foreign populace by providing them
access to American culture, history, law, society, art and music that might not otherwise
What is crowdsourcing?
A process that involves outsourcing tasks to a distributed group of people. This process
can occur both online and offline, and the difference between crowdsourcing and
ordinary outsourcing is that a task or problem is outsourced t
What are/is the Pentagon Papers?
The history of U.S. political-military history in Vietnam. Were on the front page of the
NYT. Showed that the government misled the people.
Who is Daniel Ellsburg?
Released the Pentagon Papers
Who is Bradley Manning?
What is the connection between government structure and media behavior?
Government structures have consequences. If you are watching and listening on television or the Internet to news from
a country, how you interpret the information depends on your und
"The people formerly known as the audience"
N ewspapers, radio, and TV u sed t o r un the media. N ow a nyone can b log, p odcast, o r
u se y outube(now t he f ormer a udience). People w ant m ore c ontrol o f t he m edia (Active