Chapter 7 Study Guide

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Created Dec 14, 2011
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What is High-Tech politics  ?
 
A politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers and the political agenda itself...
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What is Mass media ?
 
Television, radio, newspapers, magazines, the Internet, and other means of popular communication.
3
What is Media events
 
Events purposely staged for the media that nonetheless look spontaneous. In keeping with politics...
4
What does G.O.T.V stand for?
 
Program that stood "Get Out the Vote," today it more likely means ''Get on TV"
5
What seven principles did the news management in the Ronald Reagan white house operate...
 
1. Plan ahead.2. Stay on the offensive3. Control the flow of info.4....
6
What are press conferences
 
Meetings of public officials with reporters.
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What is investigative Journalism?
 
The use of in-depth reporting to unearth scandals, putting reporters in adversarial (opposes,...
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What are the two types of media?
 
Print media: Newspaper and magazines, as compared with broadcast...
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What is narrowcasting?
 
Media programming on cable TV or the Internet that is focused on one topic and aimed at a particular...
10
What are sound bites ?
 
Short video clips of approximately 10 seconds, typically, they are all that is shown from a...
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What are chains?
 
Newspapers published by massive media conglomerates (a corporation consisting of a number of subsidiary companies)...
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What are beats?
 
Specific locations from which news frequently emanates ( to proceed), such as Congress...
13
What are trial balloons?
 
An international news leak for the purpose of assessing the political reaction.
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What is a talking head?
 
A shot of a person's face talking directly to the camera. Since this is visually unappealing...
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What is the minimal effect hypothesis?
 
Scholars  looked for direct impacts-for example, whether the media affected how people...
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What is in the policy agenda?
 
The issues that attract the serious attention of public officials and other people actively...
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What are policy entrepreneurs?
 
People who invest their political "capital" in an issue. According to John Kingdon,...


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