This is a systematic and accessible introduction to the critical concepts, structures, and professional practices of political communication. Author Darren G. Lilleker presents more than 50 core concepts in political communication which cement together various strands of theory. From aestheticisation to virtual politics, he explains, illustrates, and provides selected further readings. He considers both practical and theoretical issues central to political communication and offers a critical assessment of recent developments in political communication.

Popular Culture

Popular culture

At the basic level, popular culture is what is in vogue, that which is popular among a majority of the people. This would include television genres, film, music, fiction or even ideas; it is usually contrasted with ‘high’ culture, which is seen to appeal to an elite.

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