Mapping Digital Media: Canada

105 Pages Posted: 18 Jun 2014 Last revised: 30 Sep 2014

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Jonathan A. Obar

York University; Quello Center - Michigan State University

Gregory Taylor

University of Calgary

Derek Antoine

Carleton University

Rena Bivens

Carleton University

Nadia Caidi

Independent

Arndis Johnson

Independent

Catherine A. Middleton

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management

David Skinner

York University - Department of Communications

Date Written: November 30, 2013

Abstract

The Mapping Digital Media project examines the global opportunities and risks created by the transition from traditional to digital media. Covering 60 countries, the project examines how these changes affect the core democratic service that any media system should provide: news about political, economic, and social affairs. The following is the Canadian report.

Keywords: Digital media; Canada; spectrum management; digital divide; public service broadcast; digital activism; journalism; net neutrality; broadband; political economy; policy

Suggested Citation

Obar, Jonathan A. and Taylor, Gregory and Antoine, Derek and Bivens, Rena and Caidi, Nadia and Johnson, Arndis and Middleton, Catherine A. and Skinner, David, Mapping Digital Media: Canada (November 30, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2455895 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2455895

Jonathan A. Obar (Contact Author)

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Gregory Taylor

University of Calgary ( email )

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Derek Antoine

Carleton University ( email )

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Rena Bivens

Carleton University ( email )

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Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6
Canada

Nadia Caidi

Independent ( email )

Arndis Johnson

Independent ( email )

Catherine A. Middleton

Ryerson University - Ted Rogers School of Management ( email )

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Canada

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David Skinner

York University - Department of Communications ( email )

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