Blogging outside the Echo Chamber
In the current political climate, it's no surprise that a number of sessions at the recent Australian Blogging Conference at Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane focussed on the potential for blogs and other citizen journalism sites to impact on political news and punditry. In a previous article, we've already noted the continuing skirmishes between psephologist bloggers and the political commentators, whose rather unscientific interpretation of opinion poll results that some bloggers have challenged fervently.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||First published at Gatewatching: http://gatewatching.org/2007/10/12/blogging-outside-the-echo-chamber/ Also published in a condensed version at ABC Online: http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2007/10/12/2057461.htm|
|Keywords:||Australia, politics, journalism, citizen journalism, blogs|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > POLITICAL SCIENCE (160600) > Australian Government and Politics (160601)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > JOURNALISM AND PROFESSIONAL WRITING (190300)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty|
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 (The authors)|
|Deposited On:||31 Oct 2007|
|Last Modified:||09 Jun 2010 22:48|
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