Media studies

    Golden Age of Boston Television

    By Terry Ann Knopf

    Paperback £21.18

    There are some two hundred TV markets in the country, but only one-Boston, Massachusetts-hosted a Golden Age of local programming. During TV's heyday, not only was Boston the nation's leader in locally produced news, programming, and public affairs, but it also became a model for other local stations around the...

    When Highbrow Meets Lowbrow

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    This book examines nobrow, a cultural formation that intertwines art and entertainment into an identifiable creative force. Smart, funny, and iconoclastic, it scrutinizes the many faces of nobrow, throwing surprising light on the hazards and rewards of traffic between high entertainment and genre art.

    Writing and Editing for Digital Media

    By Brian Carroll

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    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art

    By Virginia Heffernan

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    Virginia Heffernan gives a highly informative analysis of what the internet is and can be in an examination of its past, present and future.

    Social Media and Crisis Communication

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    Social Media and Crisis Communication provides a unique and timely contribution to the field of crisis communication by addressing how social media are influencing the practice of crisis communication. The book, with a collection of chapters contributed by leading communication researchers, covers the current and emerging interplay of social media...

    Media Activism in the Digital Age

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    Turn Up the Volume

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    Turn Up the Volume equips journalism students, professionals, and others interested in producing audio content with the know-how necessary to launch a podcast for the first time. It addresses the unique challenges beginner podcasters face in producing professional level audio for online distribution. Beginners can learn how to handle the...

    Film as Cultural Artifact: Religious Criticism of World Cinema

    By Mathew P. John

    Paperback £24.20

    This book argues that "cultural anthropology" and "theology" offer two distinct, yet intrinsically connected theoretical frameworks to formulate a more "holistic" reading of religion from world cinema.

    Creative Mobile Media: A Complete Course

    By Sylvie E. Prasad

    Paperback £45.81

    Creative Mobile Media provides a guide to the creation, production and display of media with mobile technology at its heart. Split into two parts, the first gives a practical how-to guide on producing and exhibiting different forms of mobile art including photographs and films. From taking the perfect selfie to...

    Qualitative Research Methods for Media Studies

    By Bonnie S. Brennen

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    Qualitative Research Methods for Media Studies provides students and researchers with the tools they need to perform critically engaged, theoretically informed research using methods that include interviewing, focus groups, historical research, oral histories, ethnography and participant observation, textual analysis and online research. Each chapter features step-by-step instructions that integrate theory...

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