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Journalism in the information society new opportunities and new challenges : materials of the round table held at the Faculty of Journalism of the Moscow State University, 14 December 2004.

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Published by Institute of the Information Society in Moscow .
Written in English


  • Journalism -- Congresses.,
  • Mass media -- Congresses.,
  • Information society -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesZhurnalistika v informat︠s︡ionnom obshchestve :
SeriesUnited Nations ICT Task Force Europe and Central Asia Regional Network series
ContributionsUnited Nations ICT Task Force. Europe and Central Asia Regional Network
The Physical Object
Pagination84, 100 p. ;
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19613106M
ISBN 105901907124
ISBN 109785901907122

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