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Author Hasty, Jennifer.

Title The press and political culture in Ghana / Jennifer Hasty
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 189 pages) : illustrations
Contents National discourse and the state apparatus -- Who leads and who follows : house style at graphic -- Practice and privilege in the state media -- The private press and professional solidarity -- Corruption, investigation, and extraversion -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- Notes
Summary This volume looks at the practices of journalism and newsmaking at privately owned and state-operated daily newspapers in Ghana. Hasty decodes the styles and uncovers the strategies that characterize Ghana's major printed news media, focusing on the differences between news generated by the state and news that comes from private sources
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Government and the press -- Ghana.
Political culture -- Ghana.
Press and politics -- Ghana.
Genre/Form Humor.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2004018269
ISBN 0253111358 (electronic bk.)
0253217482 (paperback; alk. paper)
0253345243 (alk. paper)
9780253111357 (electronic bk.)
9780253217486 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780253345240 (alk. paper)