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Media, democracy and freedom

Media, democracy and freedom

the post-communist experience

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Published by Peter Lang in Bern, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media -- Political aspects -- Europe, Eastern,
  • Mass media -- Political aspects -- Europe, Central,
  • Post-communism -- Europe, Eastern,
  • Post-communism -- Europe, Central,
  • Europe, Eastern -- Politics and government -- 1989-,
  • Europe, Central -- Politics and government -- 1989-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarta Dyczok & Oxana Gaman-Golutvina (eds).
    SeriesInterdisciplinary studies on Central and Eastern Europe : -- v. 6
    ContributionsDyczok, Marta, 1963-, Gaman-Golutvina, Oxana.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP95.82.E852 M42 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246 p. :
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24116908M
    ISBN 109783034303118
    LC Control Number2009035521

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