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Dampening crime and violence coverage: A study on mental health news distributed via Twitter

Gavin Adamson, Ryerson University About the author Gavin Adamson (gavin.adamson@ryerson.ca) is an assistant professor at the Ryerson School of Journalism. He’s interested in research about mental health news and how new reporting and distribution platforms are transforming the news media. … Continue reading

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Accessibility and Validity of Truth: Is WikiLeaks a vehicle for transparency and fact, subverting traditional social structures by presenting alternative and suppressed information?

 Kathy Dobson,  Wilfrid Laurier University About the author Kathy Dobson is a journalist whose work has appeared in the Globe and Mail, National Post, Ottawa Citizen, Montreal Gazette, and numerous national magazines, including Maclean’s, Chatelaine, and Canadian Living. In addition … Continue reading

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Consumer and News Directors’ Perception of Advertising Content within the Context of Local Television News.

Gennadiy Chernov, School of Journalism, University of Regina David Koranda, University of Oregon, School of Journalism and Communication About the authors Gennadiy Chernov is an Associate Professor at School of Journalism, University of Regina. His research interests lie in communication … Continue reading

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