Self-censorship in Latvian journalism: A research note

Anda Rožukalne (Coresponding Author)

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Abstract

This research note analyses the interrelation between the changing media environment in Latvia and journalistic practices, with a focus on self-censorship. It is based on, first, a survey investigating journalists’ professional values and, second, semi-structured qualitative interviews with media professionals. The data indicate that the most viable self-censorship strategy is to reconcile professional principles with political and economic pressures and constraints.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)60-64
Number of pages5
JournalEuropean Journal of Communication
Volume35
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2020

Keywords

  • Editorial independence
  • journalism
  • Latvia
  • media hybridization
  • self-censorship

Field of Science

  • 5.8 Media and Communication
  • 6.2 Languages and Literature

Publication Type

  • 1.1. Scientific article indexed in Web of Science and/or Scopus database

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