The Politics of the Media Exam 2 Review Sheet
March 11, 2014
What is spin doctoring?
Spin doctoring is professional impression management: it is the interface between
politicians and journalists. Spin doctoring involves:
Explain three uses for a pencil besides for writing.
Tell us about your winter break.
Convince us that homework is harmful to your health.
Tell us about your favorite pet and why it should win the Greatest Pet Ever award.
Look at the project lists and co
Politics of the Media Journal Entry #4
Since the most recent journal entry and exam, we have read more chapters of Louws
book. We also screened some clips and documentaries during class. One of the most interesting
points we covered, that s
Politics of the Media
Analysis Paper - Trayvon Martin News Reports: Fox News vs. CNN
Fox News: https:/www.youtube.com/watch?v=8rkdPUj6VZ8
In the mass media, politics are enormously influential
The Politics of Media Journal Entry 3
Since the second journal entry and exam, we have covered three chapters from Street and
we have screened another documentary in class. There are many important key points from the
recent content we have
The Politics of Media Journal Entry 2
Since the first journal entry and exam, we have screened multiple documentaries or clips
in class, as well as completing readings by Louw and Street regarding political media practice
POLITICS OF MEDIA FINAL EXAM
EXAM 1 REVIEW
Louw Readings (Chapters 1 - 4)
Core feature of mass democratic politics is hype-making
TV is the vehicle for this
1. Politicians as performers
2. Spin industry
3. Media workers (journali
The Politics of Media Journal Entry 1
Prior to enrolling in Politics in the Media, I had never taken a Communications course
and had no knowledge about the relationship between politics and the media, other than some
Politics of Media Exam 4 Study Guide
- Pg. 156 - In 2003 the United States launched the War on Iraq and planned it with a PR-ized
warfare model, which included:
1. Demonization of Saddam Hussein
2. Attempts to mobilize refugees/exiles as an al