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Political Communication: Overview

Use this guide to search resources on the media as it relates to and influences politics and government.


Here you will find resources on all aspects of political communication with an emphasis on, but not limited to the United States. Included are resources relating to how political leaders and elected officials communicate as well as how regular citizens express themselves in political and public policy arenas. Of course media play a huge role in much of policital communication research and these pages include resources that focus on traditional and new media genres.

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