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Valdivia, Angharad - A Companion to Media Studies, ebook

A Companion to Media Studies

Valdivia, Angharad


A Companion to Media Studies is a comprehensive collection that brings together new writings by an international team to provide an overview of the theories and methodologies that have produced this most interdisciplinary of fields.
Tackles a variety

Kraidy, Marwan M. - Global Media Studies, ebook

Global Media Studies

Kraidy, Marwan M.


Global Media Studies is unique in its coverage of places, peoples, institutions, and discourses. Toby Miller and Marwan M. Kraidy provide a comprehensive ?how-to? guide to the study of media, going far beyond the

Ott, Brian L. - Critical Media Studies: An Introduction, ebook

Critical Media Studies: An Introduction

Ott, Brian L.


Fully revised to reflect today’s media environment, this new edition of Critical Media Studies offers students a comprehensive introduction to the field and demonstrates how to think critically about the power

Flisfeder, Matthew - Žižek and Media Studies, ebook

Žižek and Media Studies

Flisfeder, Matthew


Media, Ideology, and Politics
2. Žižek’s Reception: Fifty Shades of Gray Ideology
Paul A. Taylor
3. The Sublime Absolute: Althusser, Žižek, and the Critique of Ideology
Agon Hamza
4. Student Fantasies: A Žižekian Perspective on the 2012 Quebec

Durham, Meenakshi Gigi - Media and Cultural Studies: Keyworks, ebook

Media and Cultural Studies: Keyworks

Durham, Meenakshi Gigi


Bringing together a range of core texts into one volume, this acclaimed anthology offers the definitive resource in culture, media, and communication.
A fully revised new edition of the bestselling anthology in this dynamic and
multidisciplinary field.
New contributions include

Hartley, John - Digital Futures for Cultural and Media Studies, ebook

Digital Futures for Cultural and Media Studies

Hartley, John


An ambitious rendering of the digital future from a pioneer of media and cultural studies, a wise and witty take on a changing field, and our orientation to itInvestigates the uses of multimedia by creative and productive citizen-consumers to provide new theories of communication that accommodate

Winthrop-Young, Geoffrey - Kittler and the Media, ebook

Kittler and the Media

Winthrop-Young, Geoffrey


With books such as Discourse Networks and Gramophone, Film, Typewriter and the collection Literature, Media, Information Systems, Friedrich Kittler has established himself as one of the world's most influential media theorists. He is also one of the

Taylor, Paul A. - Zizek and the Media, ebook

Zizek and the Media

Taylor, Paul A.


Slavoj Zizek reaches the parts of the media that other theorists cannot. With sources ranging from Thomas Aquinas to Quentin Tarantino and Desperate Housewives to Dostoyevsky, Zizek mixes high theory with low culture more engagingly than any other thinker alive today. His prolific output

Hoskins, Andrew - War and Media, ebook

War and Media

Hoskins, Andrew


The trinity of government, military and publics has been drawn together into immediate and unpredictable relationships in a "new media ecology" that has ushered in new asymmetries in the waging of war and terror. To help us understand these new relationships, Andrew Hoskins and Ben O'Loughlin