Journalism Reform (Xīnwén gǎigé 新闻改革)

Judy POLUMBAUM

Discussion of “journalism reform” emerged with fervor in the mid-1980s, revolving around journalists’ desire for more autonomy and reinforced by reformist politicians’ calls for greater informational transparency. In the 21st century, important changes in journalism hinged on the possibilities of new technologies, along with continued efforts to strengthen journalistic professionalism.

The news media played a key role in the initiation of China’s post-Mao political and economic reforms, acting as harbingers of change,….

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By | 2014-12-16T16:54:08+00:00 January 23rd, 2012|Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, History, Arts, and Culture, Media|Comments Off on Journalism Reform (Xīnwén gǎigé 新闻改革)

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