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Representations: Print, Broadcast, and Electronic Media: Southeast Asia
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The media, as has often enough been acknowledged, play a crucial and pivotal role in defining social consciousness. Within this, media openness toward society is “relative” (Nain 2004). By looking at the relationship between media, society, and the state in the context of social and political interests, this entry attempts to see the position and images of women …

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Yulianto, Vissia Ita, “Representations: Print, Broadcast, and Electronic Media: Southeast Asia”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 22 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0634e>
First published online: 2009



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