Media & Culture-Ch. 15: Legal Controls and Freedom of
The Origins of Free Expression and Free Press
Models of Expression
Model Philosophy Government Criticism Examples
Authoritarian Press owned privately but Not tolerated especially if Asia,
Model backed by the idea that the they undermined the Latin
general and illiterate public common good (that was America,
needed the guidance of the defined by the elite). Africa
elite and education.
Communist/ The press is controlled by Some is allowed but none China,
State Model the government the questions the premise Cuba, N.