The Gatekeepers: How the Inaccessibility of Information Infringes on Democracy


Dearing, James W., Rogers, Everett M. Agenda-Setting. California: Sage Publications. 1996. Print.

Gandy, Oscar H. Beyond agenda setting: Information subsidies and public policy. Norwood.  N.J.: Ablex Pub.Co. 1982. Print.

Laughey, Dan. Key Themes in Media Theory. New York: Open University Press. 2007. Print.

Weaver, David H. Media agenda-setting in a Presidential election: Issues, images, and interest. New York: Praeger. 1981. Print.

Gregory A. Caldeira and John R. Wright. Organized Interests and Agenda Setting in the U.S. Supreme Court. Ohio: The American Political Science Review. 1988. Print.

Lorimer, Rowland, Mike Gasher and David Skinner. Mass Communication in Canada. 6th ed. Toronto: Oxford, 2008. Print.

Flew, Terry and Richard Smith. New Media: An Introduction. Toronto: Oxford, 2008. Print.

Rosen, Jeffrey. “Google’s Gatekeepers.” The New York Times. New York Times, 28 Nov. 2008. Web. 10 Oct. 2011

Gatekeeping. University of Tewnte., 7 Sept. 2010. Web. 2 Oct. 2011

Shultz, Wolfgang, Thorsten Held, and Arne Laudien. “Search Engines as Gatekeepers of Public Communications.” German Law Journal. German Law Journal. n.d. Web. 2 Oct. 2011

Gurevitch, Micheal et al. Culture, Society, and the Media. Toronto: Methuen, 1990. Print

Shoemaker, Pamela and Tim P. Vos.  Gatekeeping Theory. London: Routledge, 2009. Web. 5 Oct.2011

Magnet, Joseph. “Special Topics: Freedom of Expression in Canada. “Constitutional Law of Canada.” University of Ottawa. 2002. Web. 12 Oct. 2011

Jenkins, Henry. Convergence Culture. New York: New York University Press, 2008. 1-20. Print.

Mackrael, Kim. “Globe and Mail .” Canadian version of Wall Street occupation planned . N.p., Oct. 03, 2011. Web. 20 Oct 2011

CBC NEWS, Occupy Canada’ protest plans take shape Toronto protest details murky amid online debates over transparency, media. N.p., Oct 12, 2011. Web. 20 Oct 2011.

ABC NEWS,. Protesters Begin Effort to ‘Occupy Wall Street’. N.p., Sep 17, 2011. Web. 20 Oct 2011.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s