Presentation on theme: "Media Ownership Concentration, and Democracy. Key concepts Infotainment: information based-media content or programing that also includes entertainment."— Presentation transcript:
GOVERNMENT CONTROL AND CENSORSHIP PRIVATE SYSTEM OF CONTROL: SELF- CENSORSHIP Maxcom Case Political and governmental ideologies. Physical threats to journalists Make the media servants of government propaganda Interests of enterprises Privately owned media depend on advertising revenue They compete for advertiser attention They serve advertiser interests to prosper Threats of the Public Sphere in TV.
Internet Threats: -Not everything is trustworthy -Not everyone has access to the internet (Geographical aspects)
Vertical and horizontal integration Emilio Azcarraga. Televisa Radio- Grupo Radiopolis, Grupo radiorama, Grupo Prisa. Estaciones: Wradio, Ke Buena, XEQ Radio, TD W Editorial: Tv notas, Tv novelas, Cosmopolitan, Magazine en español, Eres, Somos, Vanidades. Music: EMI Music SKY Channels Stock exchange Futbol teams: Necaxa, América. 26 transmitions centers in the mexican republic. OCESA
What is it? The political economy perspective is a theory that is concerned about how the capitalist class tries to ensure its hegemonic position. It also examines the connection and relation between the media and the economic interests of the media owners or decision makers.
Social Movement. Zapatistas Movement No mas sangre Green peace