Fake in the Russian Regional Media: Through the Example of South Urals Medi
A.V. Dragunov, O.N. Zaykova, A.U. Ismailov
Available Online February 2019.
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- journalism; fake; verification; mass media; South Urals
- The mass Media are economic agents. For the editorial staff of the media, making a profit becomes a determining factor and a condition for survival. The practice of publishing unverified and unreliable information (fakes) has become widespread in the media, which can be explained by the logic of attracting a readership. The article deals with the phenomenon of fake in the modern media space, analyzes examples of such news from the regional media. The reasons and motives for the emergence of fakes in media sphere are indicated. The authors conclude that the fake has deeper socio-economic and political roots than is commonly believed. At that, the development of Internet technologies and the expansion of the media space only strengthens the overall mass of fake content in journalistic materials.
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TY - CONF AU - A.V. Dragunov AU - O.N. Zaykova AU - A.U. Ismailov PY - 2019/02 DA - 2019/02 TI - Fake in the Russian Regional Media: Through the Example of South Urals Medi BT - International Conference Communicative Strategies of Information Society (CSIS 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 374 EP - 377 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/csis-18.2019.76 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/csis-18.2019.76 ID - Dragunov2019/02 ER -