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The Influence of Sports Media

The media shapes how people view characters and issues in sport and society. Today, however, journalists’ stories are increasingly found online and on social networks in addition to more traditional mediums like print, television and radio.

As the media itself has changed, its relationship to and impact on athletes and the sports industry has changed as well. Does a more disparate and diverse media ecosystem inspire hope for a better future in sport, or could old pitfalls arise again in an era defined by digitization and immediacy?

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