Media studies

    Postscript

    By Andrea Andersson

    Hardback £40.85

    Postscript is the first collection of writings on the subject of conceptual writing by a diverse field of scholars in the realms of art, literature, media, as well as the artists themselves

    A Journalism Handbook for Media Entrepreneurs

    By Arkbound Foundation

    Paperback £5.99

    What does it take to become a journalist? How do journalists work, and is it possible to start your very own media outlet from scratch? A Journalism Handbook for Media Entrepreneurs provides a comprehensive guide to aspiring journalists looking to enter this exciting and fast moving industry.

    Diversity in U.S. Mass Media

    By Catherine A. Luther

    Paperback £42.51

    An updated edition of the comprehensive resource that covers the various areas associated with representations of diversity within the mass media The second edition of Diversity in U.S.

    Slayers and Vampires

    By Edward Gross

    Hardback £12.65

    The definitive unofficial behind-the-scenes story of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel in the words of the people who were there

    Making of Visual News

    By Gaelle Morel

    Paperback £20.05

    The Making of Visual News sets out to show how photography has changed the way we read, report and sell the news. It investigates how photographs first became news images at the end of the nineteenth century and how magazines in the USA, the UK, France and Germany have put...

    Google Me

    By Barbara Cassin

    Paperback £16.85

    A witty, philosophically-informed, and openly polemical critique by Barbara Cassin of Google that looks at Google's claims to organize knowledge, and its alleged ethical basis. This critique goes to the heart of the assumed benefits to humanity of increasingly advanced internet technology.

    Doing Gender in Media, Art and Culture

    Paperback £31.32

    Doing Gender in Media, Art and Culture, 2nd edition is a comprehensive gender studies textbook with an international focus and relevance across a broad range of academic disciplines. Covering an array of topics, theories and approaches to gender studies, it introduces students to the study of gender through geographically diverse...

    Ready Player Two

    By Shira Chess

    Paperback £19.25

    Cultural stereotypes to the contrary, approximately half of all video game players are now women. A subculture once dominated by men, video games have become a form of entertainment composed of gender binaries. Supported by games such as Diner Dash, Mystery Case Files, Wii Fit, and Kim Kardashian: Hollywood-which are...

    Online Journalism from the Periphery: Interloper Media and the Journalistic Field

    By Scott A. Eldridge

    Paperback £27.92

    Online Journalism from the Periphery looks at how a range of new media actors, communicating online, have challenged us to think differently about the journalistic field. Emerging from the disruption of digital technology, these new actors have been met with resistance by an existing core of journalism, who perceive them...

    Dark Side of Social Media

    Paperback £39.35

    The Dark Side of Social Media takes a consumer psychology perspective to online consumer behavior in the context of social media, focusing on concerns for consumers, organizations, and brands. Using the concepts of digital drama and digital over-engagement, established as well as emerging scholars in marketing, advertising, and communications present...

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