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    A Social History of the Media: From Gutenberg to the Internet

    By Asa Briggs

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    Presents an overview of communication media and of the social and cultural contexts within which they emerged and evolved over time. This book describes media developments of the early 21st Century, including in particular the rise of social and participatory media and the globalization of media.

    Michael Young: Social Entrepreneur

    By Asa Briggs

    Hardback Save £35.14 = £58.86

    Focusing on family, community and social change, he has cascaded ideas, in the process coining new words, like 'meritocracy'. In 1945 he drafted the Labour Party's successful election manifesto Let Us Face the Future : in 1965 he was the first Chairman of the new Social Science Research Council.

    Modern Europe, 1789-Present

    By Asa Briggs

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    This history is a narrative of big events that have shaped the Europe of today. It traces the emergence, from the French Revolution onwards, of a distinctive sense of Europe and Europeanness. It also explores the growth and impact of the new phenomenon of the nation state.

    The History of Broadcasting in the United Kingdom: Volume V: Competition

    By Asa Briggs

    Hardback £156.02

    Volume 5 of a study of the history of broadcasting in the United Kingdom, examining the impact of competition. It should be of interest to: institutions where media history is taught; students of British media history at postgraduate level; and general readers who are drawn to the current debates about...

    Social History of the Media: From Gutenberg to the Internet

    By Asa Briggs

    Paperback Save £0.39 = £18.60

    Presents an overview of communication media and of the social and cultural contexts within which they emerged and evolved over time. This book describes media developments of the early 21st Century, including in particular the rise of social and participatory media and the globalization of media.

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