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The production and consumption of news in the digital era is blurring the boundaries between professionals, citizens and activists. Actors producing information are multiplying, but still media companies hold central position. Journalism research faces important challenges to capture, examine, and understand the current news environment. The SAGE Handbook of Digital Journalism starts from the pressing need for a thorough and bold debate to redefine the assumptions of research in the changing field of journalism. The 38 chapters, written by a team of global experts, are organised into four key areas: Section A: Changing Contexts Section B: News Practices in the Digital Era Section C: Conceptualizations of Journalism Section D: Research Strategies By addressing both institutional and non-institutional news production and providing ample attention to the ...

News Networks
News Networks
David DomingoVictor Wiard

This chapter discusses the opportunities and limitations of adopting an actor-network theory (ANT) approach to Journalism Studies in order to trace the changing configurations of news production, circulation and usage in the digital era. An actor-network perspective proposes to de-emphasize the focus ...

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