THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Telediplomacy: essence, the mechanism resources

2015. №2, pp. 112-118

Larionov Yevgeniy A. - post-graduate student, Pyatigorsk State Linguistic University, 9 Kalinin st., Pyatigorsk, Stavropol Region, 357532, Russian Federation, polsovet@pglu.ru

Contemporary telediplomacy has become not only an integral part of the current Political Science process but also a tool that largely guides and regulates these processes. As global media networks are full-fledged actors of the world politics, telediplomacy plays a number of roles. The present paper scrutinizes major directions of its activity in contemporary international relations and assesses prospects for development of its destructive and constructive potential.

Key words: теледипломатия, политический процесс, международные отношения, глобальные телесети, коммуникации, «эффект CNN», telediplomacy, Political Science process, international relations, global networks, communications, “CNN effect”

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