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  • Media on the Moveby Daya Kishan Thussu

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 41.95

    Media on the Move provides a critical analysis of the dynamics of the international flow of images and ideas. This comes at a time when the political, economic and technological contexts within which media organisations operate are becoming increasingly global. The surge in transnational traffic in media products has primarily benefited the major... more...

  • News as Entertainmentby Daya Kishan Thussu

    SAGE Publications 2008; US$ 45.00

    Richly detailed and empirically grounded, this first book-length study of infotainment and its globalization by a leading scholar of global communication, offers a comprehensive and critical analysis of this emerging phenomenon. Going beyond - both geographically and theoretically - the 'dumbing down' discourse, largely confined to the Anglo-American... more...

  • Internationalizing Media Studiesby Daya Kishan Thussu

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 47.95

    The explosion of transnational information flows, made possible by new technologies and institutional changes (economic, political and legal) has profoundly affected the study of global media. At the same time, the globalization of media combined with the globalization of higher education means that the research and teaching of the subject faces immediate... more...

  • Communicating India's Soft Powerby Daya Kishan Thussu

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 105.00

    In recent years, India has emerged as a major economic and political power. Yet, the country's cultural influence outside India has not been adequately analyzed in academic discourses. This book, a pioneering attempt, from an international communication/media perspective, is aimed to fill the existing gap in scholarship in this area. more...

  • War and the Mediaby Daya Kishan Thussu; Des Freedman

    SAGE Publications 2003; US$ 54.00

    `No book is more timely than this collection, which analyses brilliantly the Western media's relentless absorption into the designs of dominant, rapacious power' - John Pilger This book examines the changing contours of media coverage of war and considers the relationship between mass media and governments in wartime. more...

  • Media and Terrorismby Des Freedman; Daya Kishan Thussu

    SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 43.00

    With its topical focus and lucid style, this is a thoroughly international analysis of how terrorism and the war on terror is communicated through a variety of global media outlets. The editors and contributors are all very high profile in the field, and the content is both global and interdisciplinary. more...

  • Mapping BRICS Mediaby Kaarle Nordenstreng; Daya Kishan Thussu

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 41.95

    Mapping BRICS Media is the first comprehensive and comparative study of the emerging media landscape in the world?s most dynamic and fastest growing markets. This pioneering collection focuses on one of the key topics in contemporary international relations - the emergence of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) - a grouping that... more...

  • Media, Terrorism, and Theoryby Anandam P. Kavoori; Todd Fraley; Simon Cottle; Marion Herz; Douglas Kellner; Bruce Klopfenstein; Teresa La Porte; Elli Lester Roushanzamir; Teresa Sádaba; Antje Schuhmann; Nancy Snow; Daya Kishan Thussu

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2006; US$ 31.99

    Over the past few years, media outlets have spotlighted coverage of terror attacks. Drawing on both popular and academic articles, Media, Terrorism, and Theory analyzes the larger issues surrounding media's portrayal of terrorism. From such diverse fields as political science, media studies, architecture, and information science, each contributor... more...

  • IUTAM Symposium on Theoretical, Computational and Modelling Aspects of Inelastic Mediaby Daya Reddy

    Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 179.00

    Contains the set of invited talks (approx 50) at the IUTAM Symposium on Theoretical, Computational and Modelling Aspects of Inelastic Media, held in Cape Town, January 14-18, 2008. This title treats issues in modeling, the behaviour of various classes of inelastic media, and associated algorithms for carrying out computational simulations. more...

  • Civilizationsby Daya Krishna

    SAGE India 2012; US$ 30.00

    Civilizations is a tome of rich philosophical discourse borne out of years of reflection and investigation by Daya Krishna, one of the foremost philosophers of twentieth-century India. The book is an engaging and thought-provoking philosophical account that demonstrates that critical inquiry is an ongoing process with strains of continuity and evolution.... more...