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  • Beyond National Sovereignty: International Communications in the 1990sby Kaarle Nordenstreng; Herbert Schiller

    ABC-CLIO 1993; US$ 51.95

    This volume is a collection of contemporary commentaries on international communication issues, with the concept of national sovereignty as the departure point. Offering readers an introduction to current and emerging concerns, it provides the basic analytical tools needed to understand the issues involved. Problems are examined from the perspectives... more...

  • La guerre mondiale de l'informationby Antoine Char

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1999; US$ 16.50

    L'auteur décrit cette nouvelle guerre de tranchées qui oppose les États-Unis au reste du monde et analyse les moyens à mettre en place pour: éliminer les déséquilibres et inégalités en matière de communication et d'information entre sur-informés du Nord et sous-informés du Sud; réduire... more...

  • Communicating Gender in Contextby Helga Kotthoff; Ruth Wodak

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1997; US$ 206.00

    The contributions to the book ?Communicating Gender in Context? deal not only with grammatical gender, but also with discursive procedures for constructing gender as a relevant social category in text and context. Attention is directed to European cultures which till now have come up short in linguistic and discourse analytic gender studies, e.g.,... more...

  • English Media Texts ? Past and Presentby Friedrich Ungerer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 173.00

    This book is among the first to combine a historical view of media texts with a critical look at their textual diversity today. The thirteen chapters cover corpora of early news-papers and pamphlets, present-day news stories and commentaries, TV talk shows and commercials as well as internet presentations. The studies focus on the wide range of text... more...

  • The Spiral of ?Anti-Other Rhetoric?by Elisabeth Le

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2006; US$ 173.00

    How do media inform our representations of the Other and how does this influence intercultural / international relations? While officially dialogues between different national societies are conducted by diplomats in bilateral and multilateral settings, in practice journalists also participate every day in such dialogues through the phenomenon of the... more...

  • The Alternative Media Handbookby Kate Coyer; Tony Dowmunt; Alan Fountain

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 42.95

    'Alternative Media' is the term used to describe non-mainstream media forms that are independently run and community focussed, such as zines, pirate radio, online discussion boards, community run and owned broadcasting companies, and activist publications such as Red Pepper and Corporate Watch . The book outlines the different types of 'alternative... more...

  • Images That Injure: Pictorial Stereotypes in the Media, 3rd Editionby Paul Lester

    ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 60.00

    Not all damaging stereotypes are obvious. In fact, the pictorial stereotypes in the media that we don't notice could be the most harmful because we aren't even aware of the negative, false ideas they perpetrate. This book presents a series of original research essays on media images of groups including African Americans, Latinos, women, the elderly,... more...

  • Computer-Mediated Communicationby Susan C. Herring

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1996; US$ 54.00

    Text-based interaction among humans connected via computer networks, such as takes place via email and in synchronous modes such as ?chat?, MUDs and MOOs, has attracted considerable popular and scholarly attention. This collection of 14 articles on text-based computer-mediated communication (CMC), is the first to bring empirical evidence from a variety... more...

  • The Handbook of Political Economy of Communicationsby Janet Wasko; Graham Murdock; Helena Sousa

    Wiley 2011; US$ 54.95 US$ 47.62

    Over the last decade, political economy has grown rapidly as a specialist area of research and teaching within communications and media studies and is now established as a core element in university programmes around the world. The Handbook of Political Economy of Communications offers students and scholars a comprehensive, authoritative, up-to-date... more...

  • The Handbook of Media Audiencesby Virginia Nightingale

    Wiley 2011; US$ 53.95 US$ 46.76

    This handbook offers a comprehensive overview of the complexity and diversity of audience studies in the advent of digital media. Details the study of audiences and how it is changing in relation to digital media Recognizes and appreciates valuable traditional approaches and identifies how they can be applied to, and evolve with, the changing... more...