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Legal Constraints and the Role of the Mass Media in a Caribbean Transition

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
White,Dorcas (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
December, 1976
Published:
Mona, Jamaica: Extra Mural Dept. of the University College of the West Indies
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Law and legislation, Journalism and communications, Mass media
Notes:
"A discussion confined to the legal constraints on the press is a clear invitation to deal with law to the exclusion of the fundamental problems facing the mass media in a region which appears to be in a state of political, social, and ideological transition. This is so because the law exerts a disappearing influence on fundamental social and political issues." (author)