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Communications in the countryside

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Eapen, K.E. (main author)
Format:
Report
Publication Date:
1989
Published:
India
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
communication barriers, coverage, development communication, farm journals, mass media, media effectiveness, newspapers, reporting, roles, Development journalism
Notes:
Pages 64-69 in V.S. Gupta, Rural press: problems and prospects. Press Institute of India, New Delhi. 78 pages., Describes role of the rural press, as well as issues facing it. Urban-based newspapers generally dominate the national scene. "What they file about rural issues, based often on government handouts, gets relegated to inside or insignificant columns."