TITLE

Russian media at risk in election

AUTHOR(S)
Pumpyansky, Alexander
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer96, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the challenges offered for the Russian press of the 1996 presidential elections in the country. History of the free press in Russia; Implications of the attempted coup d'etat in 1991 on freedom of the press; Three trends in the development of the Russian press; Media coverage of the election campaign; Implications of the elections on the mass media.
ACCESSION #
9608232040

 

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