Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Mauro Porto publishes book: Media Power and Democratization in Brazil

July 3rd, 2012

Mauro Porto, a Tulane Associate Professor in the Department of Communication and an associate of the Stone Center, has published a book, Media Power and Democratization in Brazil: TV Globo and the Dilemmas of Political Accountability. The book analyzes the role of TV Globo in the democratization of Brazil, as it has a dominant position in Brazil‘€™s communications landscape. Porto uses TV Globo as a case study to analyze the larger links between democratization, civil society mobilization, and media change in transitional societies.

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