Métodos de censura en regímenes autocráticos intermedios: Estudio de caso de países iberoamericanos 2000-2016

Translated title of the contribution: Methods of censorship in intermedium autocratic regimes: Case study of Iberoamerican countries 2000-2016

Luis M. Romero-Rodríguez, Angel Torres-Toukoumidis, Ignacio Aguaded

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Abstract

This study aims to classify and analyze censorship methods most commonly used in intermediate autocratic regimes in Iberoamerican countries through a qualitative research related to extreme cases samples. It concludes that countries with less freedom of information are Venezuela, Honduras, Colombia and Guatemala and the most common methods of indirect censorship are: 1) Murders and climate of impunity; 2) Granting discretionary institutional advertising; 3) Intimidation and attacks against the media and journalists; 4) Legal prosecution against journalists and media.

Translated title of the contributionMethods of censorship in intermedium autocratic regimes: Case study of Iberoamerican countries 2000-2016
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)455-478
Number of pages24
JournalEspacios
Volume38
Issue number28
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2017

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