Media Now Understanding Media Culture and Technology

Written By Joseph Straubhaar
Media Now  Understanding Media  Culture  and Technology
  • Publsiher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2015
  • ISBN : 1305533852
  • Pages : 640 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Media Now Understanding Media Culture and Technology

Media Now  Understanding Media  Culture  and Technology
  • Author : Joseph Straubhaar,Robert LaRose,Lucinda Davenport
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2015-01-01
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : Offering the most current coverage available, MEDIA NOW: UNDERSTANDING MEDIA, CULTURE, AND TECHNOLOGY, 9e equips readers with a thorough understanding of how media technologies develop, operate, converge, and affect society. The text provides a comprehensive introduction to today's global media environment and ongoing developments in technology, culture, and critical theory ...

Kids Media Culture

Kids  Media Culture
  • Author : Jane Feuer,Marsha Kinder,Lynn Spigel,Mary Beth Haralovich
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 338
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : A collection of feminist cultural studies essays on children’s television....

On the Fringes of Literature and Digital Media Culture

On the Fringes of Literature and Digital Media Culture
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2018-06-07
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : On the Fringes of Literature and Digital Media Culture presents a polyphonic account of mutual interpenetrations of literature and new media, highlighting the impact of digital culture on the user experience and the modes of social communication and interaction....

Media Culture and Mediality

Media  Culture  and Mediality
  • Author : Ludwig Jäger,Erika Linz,Irmela Schneider
  • Publisher : transcript Verlag
  • Release Date : 2014-03-31
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : Current culturally oriented media studies have significantly advanced central concepts such like »mediality«, »media culture«, »media discourse« and »procedures of media«. Focused on this newly defined terminological field, this volume presents landmark contributions for media studies providing new insights into the current state of research on media theory and media ...

Media Culture and Society

Media  Culture and Society
  • Author : Paul Hodkinson
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2016-12-07
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : 'In his beautifully balanced, clear and broad-ranging account of a fast-changing field, Paul Hodkinson has successfully brought together myriad perspectives with which to critically analyse today's media culture and media society.'– Sonia Livingstone, Professor of Media & Communication, LSE Paul Hodkinson's bestseller is back, once again exploring the concepts and ...

Brands

Brands
  • Author : Adam (University of Copenhagen Arvidsson, Denmark),Adam Arvidsson
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : Drawing on rich empirical material, this revealing book builds up a critical theory, arguing that brands have become an important tool for transforming everyday life into economic value. When branding lifestyles or value complexes onto their products, companies assume that consumers desire products for their ability to give meaning to ...

Exploring Media Culture

Exploring Media Culture
  • Author : Michael R. Real
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 1996-09-26
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : This unique textbook provides a fresh interpretation of media analysis and cultural studies. Each chapter focuses on a particular aspect of American popular culture - including Hollywood cinema, presidential elections and the Super Bowl - to demystify complex concepts such as ritual, postmodernism and political economy. This use of popular ...

Power Media Culture

Power  Media  Culture
  • Author : Luis Albornoz
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-07-06
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : This book updates and revalidates critical political economy of communication approaches. It is destined to become a work of reference for those interested in delving into debates arising from the performance of traditional and new media, cultural and communication policy-making or sociocultural practices in the new digital landscape....

Media Culture in Transnational Asia

Media Culture in Transnational Asia
  • Author : Hyesu Park
  • Publisher : Rutgers University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-09-17
  • Total pages : 252
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : Media Culture in Transnational Asia: Convergences and Divergences examines contemporary media use within Asia, where over half of the world’s population resides. The book addresses media use and practices by looking at the transnational exchanges of ideas, narratives, images, techniques, and values and how they influence media consumption and ...

Changing Play Play Media And Commercial Culture From The 1950s To The Present Day

Changing Play  Play  Media And Commercial Culture From The 1950s To The Present Day
  • Author : Marsh, Jackie,Bishop, Julia
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release Date : 2013-10-01
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : The aim of this book is to offer an informed account of changes in the nature of the relationship between play, media and commercial culture in England through an analysis of play in the 1950s/60s and the present day....

Convergence Culture

Convergence Culture
  • Author : Henry Jenkins
  • Publisher : NYU Press
  • Release Date : 2006-08-01
  • Total pages : 308
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : Winner of the 2007 Society for Cinema and Media Studies Katherine Singer Kovacs Book Award 2007 Choice Outstanding Academic Title A classic study on the dynamic between an individual and different media channels Convergence Culture maps a new territory: where old and new media intersect, where grassroots and corporate media collide, where ...

Media Culture and Catholicism

Media  Culture  and Catholicism
  • Author : Paul A. Soukup
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : This collection of essays addresses the issue of communication and ministry in a mass-media dominated society....

Avoiding the Subject

Avoiding the Subject
  • Author : Justin Clemens,Dominic Pettman
  • Publisher : Amsterdam University Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 216
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : Annotation Elizabeth A. Kaye specializes in communications as part of her coaching and consulting practice. She has edited Requirements for Certification since the 2000-01 edition....

Geography The Media and Popular Culture

Geography  The Media and Popular Culture
  • Author : Jacquelin Burgess,John R Gold
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-12-22
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : In this book, originally published in 1985, British and North American geographers present original and challenging viewpoints on the media. The essays deal with a diverse content, ranging from the presentation of news to the nature of television programming and from rock music lyrics to film visions of the city....

International Handbook of Children Media and Culture

International Handbook of Children  Media and Culture
  • Author : Sonia Livingstone,Kirsten Drotner
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2008-03-06
  • Total pages : 537
  • ISBN : 1305533852
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Summary : Deliberately selected to represent as many parts of the globe as possible, and with a commitment to recognizing both the similarities and differences in children and young people's lives - from China to Denmark, from Canada to India, from Japan to Iceland, from - the authors offer a rich contextualization ...