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Introduction to Online Journalism Symposium
  • Peter M. Shane, Ohio State University - Main Campus
This is the introductory essay in the "I/S: A Journal of Law and Policy for the Information Society" symposium on the future of online journalism available at It argues that, notwithstanding the innovative journalism practices enabled by digital technologies, market-driven online enterprises alone will prove insufficient to provide local communities the accountability journalism they need in order for democracy to thrive.
  • Online,
  • Journalism,
  • Future,
  • Digital Age,
  • Democracy,
  • Democracy in the Digital Age,
  • Information,
  • Information Society,
  • Online Journalism
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Peter M. Shane. "Introduction to Online Journalism Symposium" (2013)
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