Staying in touch: news content delivery to the Antarctic: media dependency, digital technology and journalism
Cokley, John (2003) Staying in touch: news content delivery to the Antarctic: media dependency, digital technology and journalism. Southern Review, 36 (1). pp. 102-115.
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This paper shows how a particular group of individuals living in a very remote part of Australian territory-researchers and support staff at the four Australian owned and operated research bases in Antarctica: Mawson, Davis, Casey and Macquarie Island-obtained their news and informational content in mid-2002, in the complete absence of a large commercial media operation, by using innovative applications of digital and more traditional technology.
|Item Type:||Article (Refereed Research - C1)|
|Keywords:||antarctic; digital technology; journalism|
|FoR Codes:||19 STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING > 1903 Journalism and Professional Writing > 190399 Journalism and Professional Writing not elsewhere classified @ 100%|
|SEO Codes:||89 INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION SERVICES > 8904 Media Services > 890499 Media Services not elsewhere classified @ 100%|
|Deposited On:||03 Nov 2010 12:06|
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