Reacting Against Media Censorship: Understanding Citizens’ Motivations for Using Internet and Social Media for News and Information

Golnoosh Behrouzian, Doctoral Candidate in the School of Communication at The Ohio State University, discusses her recent publication “Seeking Online Political Information in Closed Media Environments: Explicating Citizens’ Motivated Resistance to Censorship,” a study that proposes a new communication construct to assess cognitive and affective reactions to perceived threats to citizens’ media freedom. Click here for the full report.

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If you Can’t Beat ’em

Revati Prasad is one of the ten 2015 Milton Wolf Emerging Scholar Fellows, an accomplished group of doctoral and advanced MA candidates selected to attend the 2015 Milton Wolf Seminar on Media and Diplomacy, an annual event co-organized by the Center for Global Communication Studies, the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, and the American Austrian Foundation. Their posts highlight the critical themes and on-going debates raised during the 2015 Seminar discussions.

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The (Un)Questioned Moral Authority of the “West”

Anamaria Iuga is one of the ten 2015 Milton Wolf Emerging Scholar Fellows, an accomplished group of doctoral and advanced MA candidates selected to attend the 2015 Milton Wolf Seminar, an annual event co-organized by the Center for Global Communication Studies, the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, and the American Austrian Foundation. Their posts highlight the critical themes and on-going debates raised during the 2015 Seminar discussions.

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