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Manipulácia v politickom spravodajstve
Manipulation in political reporting

Author(s): Eva Pristašová
Subject(s): Politics / Political Sciences
Published by: Katedra politológie - Univerzita sv. Cyrila a Metoda v Trnave
Keywords: Manipulation in political reporting; media

Summary/Abstract: Media have a big influence on human thinking. They influence people and serve them what they can think about. They are able to change political proces and political decisions. This power can be abused for achieving a profit. This abuse of authority is closely connected with manipulation. My article speaks about manipulation in political reporting. This kind of manipulation is the most often and dangerous. It is hard to detect it for the recipient. In my article I describe what methods of manipulation are used by mass media.

  • Issue Year: 2005
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Count: 15
  • Language: Slovak