A brief history of South African journalism, mass communication and media education.
Tomaselli, Keyan G.
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A historical critique of the genesis of joumalism and mass communication studies, and media studies, in South Africa is offered. An overview of the major South African and African journals and the ideological positioning of different scholarly associations during and after apartheid follows. Some brief remarks on teaching perspectives locate different paradigms. The overall objective is to map the contours of the South African situation.