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Mansell, Robin - The Handbook of Global Media and Communication Policy, ebook

The Handbook of Global Media and Communication Policy

Mansell, Robin


Provides the most up to date and comprehensive collection of essays from top scholars in the field Includes contributions from western and eastern Europe, North and Central America, Africa and Asia Offers new conceptual frameworks and new methodologies for mapping the contours of emergent global

Ross, Karen - The Handbook of Gender, Sex, and Media, ebook

The Handbook of Gender, Sex, and Media

Ross, Karen


The Handbook of Gender, Sex and Media offers original insights into the complex set of relations which exist between gender, sex, sexualities and the media, and in doing so, showcases new research at the forefront of media

Nightingale, Virginia - The Handbook of Media Audiences, ebook

The Handbook of Media Audiences

Nightingale, Virginia


Details the study of audiences and how it is changing in relation to digital mediaRecognizes and appreciates valuable traditional approaches and identifies how they can be applied to, and evolve with, the changing media worldOffers diverse perspectives from which being

Holt, Jennifer - Media Industries: History, Theory, and Method, ebook

Media Industries: History, Theory, and Method

Holt, Jennifer


Media Industries: History, Theory and Method is among the first texts to explore the evolving field of media industry studies and offer an innovative blueprint for future study and analysis.capitalizes on the current social and cultural environment of

Hachten, William A. - The World News Prism: Digital, Social and Interactive, ebook

The World News Prism: Digital, Social and Interactive

Hachten, William A.


Now available in a fully revised and updated ninth edition, World News Prism provides in-depth analysis of the changing role of transnational news media in the 21st-century.
Includes three new chapters on Russia, Brazil, and India and a revised chapter on the Middle East written by

John, Nicholas A. - The Age of Sharing, ebook

The Age of Sharing

John, Nicholas A.


Sharing is central to how we live today: it is what we do online; it is a model of economic behaviour; and it is also a type of therapeutic talk. Sharing embodies positive values such as empathy, communication, fairness, openness and equality. The Age…

Schudson, Michael - Why Journalism Still Matters, ebook

Why Journalism Still Matters

Schudson, Michael


Can we talk about the news media without proclaiming journalism either our savior or the source of all evil? It is not easy to do so, but it gets easier if we put the problems and prospects of journalism in historical and comparative perspective, view them with a sociological knowledge of