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Title Media role in African changing electoral process : a political communication perspective / edited by Cosmas Uchenna Nwokeafor and Kehbuma Langmia
Published Lanham, Maryland : University Press of America, ®Inc., 2014
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Description 1 online resource (219 pages) : illustrations, tables
Contents Ch. 7 Transparency In The Polls: A Review Of The Role Of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) And The Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) In The April 2011 General Elections In Nigeria / Cosmas U. Nwokeafor -- ch. 8 Social Media Technology And The 2011 Presidential Election In Cameroon / Kehbuma Langmia -- ch. 9 Communicating Electoral Information In Recent Elections In Cameroon: A Sociolinguistic Perspective / Isaiah Ayafor -- ch. 10 Radio Drama On A Fertile Ground For Engineering Democratic Values In Sub-Saharan Africa / Victor N. Gomia -- ch. 11 Understanding The Effects Of Information Communication Technology And Politics: A Synthesized Analysis Of Political Participation In Kenya / Victor Wacham A. Mbarika -- ch. 12 Media And Political Pluralism In Ghana's Quest For Sustainable Democracy / Kwaku Kb Attakora
Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Internet/Online Media Adoption In African Elections / Charles Iheagwara -- ch. 2 African Politics And The Mass Media: Evidence Of The Role Of The Media In Elections / Fidelis Kpaduwa -- ch. 3 Media And Sustainable Political Development In Africa / Ephraim Okoro -- ch. 4 Media Power In Elections: Evidence Of The Role Of Agenda-Setting Theory In Political Communication In Nigeria's Evolving Democracy / Cosmas U. Nwokeafor -- ch. 5 Media Managerial Practices And Effective Media Coverage Of The Electoral Process: The Nigerian Experience / Matthew Uzukwu -- ch. 6 The Media And Democracy In Nigeria: Toward The Ethics Of Social Responsibility / Benjamin Arah
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Communication in politics -- Africa.
Elections -- Africa.
Mass media -- Political aspects -- Africa.
Political campaigns -- Africa.
Form Electronic book
Author Langmia, Kehbuma, editor
Nwokeafor, Cosmas U. (Cosmas Uche), editor
ISBN 0761862552
9780761862550 (e-book)