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Politics as Show Business

Politics as Show Business

Television, since the 1960s, has helped deliver the immediacy of an event to its viewers. In recent years, its pervasive influence has helped reduce politics to a series of visual images that can be adroitly ?fixed? to influence and persuade the voter. The US provides the best illustration of this phenomenon.

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