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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 84.95
The changing pattern of contemporary media is one of the most striking and important transformations of our age. This major new work seeks to understand the implications of a series of mediated processes in relation to public cultures and modern identities. In The Transformation of the Media the author leads the reader through a number of complex... more...
Gewaltfreie Kommunikation nach Marshall B. Rosenberg: Eine Analyse nach pragmatischen GesichtspunktenDiplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 27.77
Die Gewaltfreie Kommunikation (GFK), entwickelt von Marshall B. Rosenberg, soll Möglichkeiten bieten, den Erfolg in (schwierigen) kommunikativen Situationen hinsichtlich des Umgangs miteinander zu verbessern und die Aufrechterhaltung eines positiven sozialen Umfeldes gewährleisten. Rosenberg nutzt dazu Sprache. Er hat sich im Laufe von mittlerweile... more...
- transcript 2014; US$ 29.19
»Medias in res« steht seit Horaz für die rhetorische Kunst, sogleich zur Sache zu kommen, mitten in die Dinge hinein. »Medium« wurde das in der Mitte Befindliche genannt und bezeichnete so den Zwischenraum, den Unterschied und die Vermittlung. Von diesem grundlegenden Begriff der Medialität als eines verbindenden und zugleich trennenden Dazwischen... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 49.95
Fires, floods, accidents, celebrity lifestyles, heroic acts of humble people, cute acts by family pets and the weather. Television's non-news about non-events takes up an increasingly large part of contemporary broadcast journalism, but is regularly dismissed by television pundits as having no place on our screens. To its critics, this 'other news'... more...
- Routledge 2004; US$ 124.95
For journalists and reporters, the allegation of hegemonic practices constitutes a most serious condemnation. However, this author shows how hegemony is an almost unwitting process which supports the status quo and establishment. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 43.95
How do gender relations affect the practice of journalism? Despite the star status accorded to some women reporters, and the dramatic increase in the number of women working in journalism, why do men continue to occupy most senior management positions? And why do female readers, viewers and listeners remain as elusive as ever? News, Gender and Power... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 165.00
Challenging the popular myth of a present-day 'information revolution', Media Technology and Society is essential reading for anyone interested in the social impact of technological change. Winston argues that the development of new media forms, from the telegraph and the telephone to computers, satellite and virtual reality, is the product of a... more...
- Routledge 2004; US$ 39.95
Provides support for advanced study of English language and Applied Linguistics. Introduces key theories of intercultural communication and explores how people communicate within and across social groups. Concludes with key readings. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 45.95
In A Social Cinema: Film-making and Politics in America , Brian Neve presents a study of the social and political nature of American film by concentrating on a generation of writers from the thirties who directed films in Hollywood in the 1940's. He discusses how they negotiated their roles in relation to the studio system, itself undergoing change,... more...
- University of California Press 2000; US$ 12.95
Offering a stimulating diversity of perspectives, this collection examines how popular culture through mass media defines the scale and character of social interaction in the Middle East. The contributors approach popular culture broadly, with an interest in how it creates new scales of communication and new dimensions of identity that affect economics,... more...