Table of Contents

Communicating modernity.
The passing of modernity.
Varieties of participation.
Cultural and media imperialism.
The failure of the imperialism paradigm.
Globalization and the media.
The limits of globalization.
Towards a new paradigm. Globalization, Development and the Mass Media gives a comprehensive and critical account of the theoretical changes in communication studies from the early theories of development communication through to the contemporary critiques of globalization. It ex.