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Role of Editor in New Media

Role of Editor in New Media

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Published by: Arpit Agarwal on Dec 31, 2010
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The traditional response to the threat of a widespread collaborative media is to involve more

users in an attempt to create more new items for the masses by involving them in the process

of news generation. Active and non-active editors view their roles in ―Citizen Journalism‖ in a

different way. There appears to be a significant association between community involvement

and a desire to take a leadership role in local policymaking and reform. Although most editors

are involved in several community initiatives, they tend to be less involved in grassroots

organizations (Akhavan-Majid, 1995).

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