top of page

  Picture: Ashlee Rezin / Sun-Times

  Illustration: Chad Crowe

  Painting: Philipp Von Fultz

media and democracy

Camp, Jean L. & Y.T. Chien. "The Internet as Public Space: Concepts, Issues and Implications in Public

Policy."In Readings in Cyberethics. Edited by R. Spinello and H Tavani. Sudbury, Masssachucetts: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2001. Previously published in ACM Computers & Society, September 2000.


Cosentino, Gabriele. Social Media and the Post-Truth World Order. Palgrave Pivot, 2020.

Coombs, W. Timothy, Jesper Falkheimer, Mats Heide, and Philip Young. Strategic Communication,

Social Media and Democracy: the Challenge of the Digital Naturals. London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.

Farkas, Johan, and Christina Neumayer. “Disguised Propaganda from Digital to Social Media.” Second

International Handbook of Internet Research, 2018, 1–17.

Gainous, Jason, Kevin Wagner, and Tricia Gray. “Internet Freedom and Social Media Effects:

Democracy and Citizen Attitudes in Latin America.” Online Information Review 40, no. 5 (2016): 712–38.

Howard, Philip N., and Samantha Bradshaw. “The Global Organization of Social Media Disinformation

Campaigns.” Journal of International Affairs 71 (2018): 23–31.

Liebertz, Scott, and Jaclyn Bunch. “Media, Crime, and Trust in the Police in Latin America.”

International Journal of Police Science & Management 21, no. 2 (2019): 65–80.

Margetts, Helen. “9. Rethinking Democracy with Social Media.” The Political Quarterly 90 (2018): 107–


Mason, Lance E., Dan Krutka, and Jeremy Stoddard. “Media Literacy, Democracy, and the Challenge of

Fake News.” Journal of Media Literacy Education 10, no. 2 (2018): 1–10.

Matos, Carolina. Media and Politics in Latin America: Globalization, Democracy and Identity. London:

I.B. Tauris, 2018.

Meyer, Thomas, and Lewis P. Hinchman. Media Democracy: How the Media Colonize Politics.

Cambridge: Polity, 2010.

Napoli, Philip M. Social Media and the Public Interest: Media Regulation in the Disinformation Age.

New York: Columbia University Press, 2019.

Rep. Role of the Media in the Consolidation of Democracy in Latin America. Woodrow Wilson

International Center for Scholars , 2005.

Saldaña, Magdalena, and Rachel R. Mourão. “Reporting in Latin America: Issues and Perspectives on

Investigative Journalism in the Region.” The International Journal of Press/Politics 23, no. 3 (2018): 299–323.

Salzman, Ryan. “Going Deeper: Social Media Use and the Development of Democratic Attitudes in

Latin America.” Global Media and Communication 15, no. 1 (2018): 85–101.

Tierney, Therese. The Public Space of Social Media: Connected Cultures of the Network Society.

London: Routledge, 2016.

bottom of page