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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction: comparing media systems in Central and Eastern Europe: politics, economy, culture / Sabina Mihelj and John Downey Post-Communist political systems and media freedom and independence / Karol Jakubowicz The interplay of politics and economics in transitional societies / Colin Sparks Between segmentation and integration: media systems and ethno-cultural diversity in Central and Eastern Europe / Sabina Mihelj Gender (in) equality in in post-socialist media / Mojca Pajnik Transnational capital, media differentiation, and institutional isomorphism in Central and Eastern European media systems / John Downey Transnational media regulation in Central and Eastern Europe / Alison Harcourt Back to the local? transnational media flows and audience consumption patterns in Central and Eastern Europe / Václav Stetka Conclusion / John Downey and Sabina Mihelj.