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- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1984; US$ 141.00
The assumption underlying this book is that we are facing a societal transformation, a ?silent revolution? in fact, with consequences at least as far reaching as those of the Industrial Revolution. The author of this book wants to intervene in the current discussion about this revolution, a discussion which is normally colored by a resigned determinism... more...
- SensePublishers 2012; US$ 38.11
Educational theory is necessarily concerned with what it means to become human, ?becoming? implying a process of growth and change. In general, philosophy of education has tended to view childhood (defined as the period during which one is being educated) as preparation for a settled period as adult citizen, during which one?s human nature is given... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2004; US$ 41.99
This timely book presents a multifaceted look at war, media, and propaganda from international perspectives. Focusing on the media's role in global conflicts, prominent authors, journalists, scholars, and researchers provide an insightful overview of the impact of globalization on media practices. They explore war coverage, propaganda techniques, public... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 41.99
This cutting-edge work critiques today's global mediascape through feminist perspectives, highlighting concerns of policy, power, labor, and technology. Starting with the state of international communications, a top-notch author group covers cases on online news, pornography, democracy, policies for women's development, violence against women, information... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2002; US$ 31.99
This book is a primer on media governance at a global level and the key influencing forces and organizations, such as ITU, WTO, UNESCO, WIPO, and ICANN. Anyone interested in the media and its progressively rising influence over so many dimensions of society can look here for an introduction to media regulation, governance structures, and trends. Published... more...
- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 0.00
For the first time in the German language historical disciplines, a book has been subject to open peer review as it was developed. All contributions were discussed online with comments. The ?history blogosphere? has thereby engaged in understanding an especially timely topic ? namely, the medium of the blog itself. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2004; US$ 45.99
How were the American people prepared for the war on Iraq? How have political agents and media gatekeepers sought to develop public support for the first preventive war of the modern age? Bring 'Em On highlights the complex links between media and politics, analyzing how communication practices are modified in times of crisis to protect political interests... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 108.82
This collection of essays demonstrates how new media and genres as well as unnatural narratives challenge classical forms of narration in ways that call for the development of analytical tools and modelling systems that move beyond classical structuralist narratology. The articles thus contribute to the further development of both transmedial... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2015; Not Available
The art of living today has shifted to a continuous state of the experimental. In one of his last texts, Telemorphosis , renowned thinker and anti-philosopher Jean Baudrillard takes on the task of thinking and reflecting on the coming digital media architectures of the social. While ?the social? may have never existed, according to Baudrillard,... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2007; US$ 32.01
Barbara Berkel untersucht, inwieweit Konflikte die Entwicklung einer europäischen Öffentlichkeit stimulieren können. Die Autorin baut auf einem liberalen Verständnis massenmedial hergestellter Öffentlichkeit auf und unterstellt, dass sich ein Prozess der Europäisierung nationaler Öffentlichkeiten im Rahmen von Politikfeldern vollzieht. Aus einer konflikttheoretischen... more...