The book "Global Media and Conflict Resolution" is very important to final year students in graduation of Journalism and Mass Communication. It helps to understand fundamental nature of media in different countries across the globe: emergence, sustenance, and functions of traditional media, broadcast media, online media and mobile journalism.
At the same time, the book seeks to provide a comprehensive coverage of various topics which will help to augment their awareness and knowledge about global media and conflict resolution.
This is the elective subject given in Mumbai University syllabus in the Semester V of Journalism and Mass Communication course, for those media students, who want to understand the relationship between government rule and media functionary, globally. How does factors such as socio-political, economic, cultural, etc. are interwoven with growth and development of Media on the global panorama.
1. Evolution of Global Media
2. Role of Current Global News Agencies
3. Media Profiles, Issues and Analysis
4. Conflict Resolution
5. Media Information Literacy