THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Peculiarities of functioning of regional periodicals in the 1990s (with materials Astrakhan region)

2014. №1, pp. 260-264

Zaytseva Maryana A. - Post-graduate student, Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishchev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russia,

The article shows the main trends of forming the system of mass media in the Russian Federation in the 90s of XX century, using the example of the Astrakhan region. The author analyzes the process of formation and functioning of the regional periodicals under the period of transition. The author analyzes new types of relations between authorities and prints. The specificity of the interaction between authorities and the local press is displayed through the example of working conditions for journalists, financial assurance of printed periodicals and conditions of dissemination of information.

Key words: периодические печатные издания, Астраханская область, региональная печать, средства массовой информации, periodicals, Astrakhan region, regional print media