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Mass media; Moral and ethical aspects

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  • Medien - Event - Religionby Andreas Hepp; Veronika Krönert

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 33.84

    Es ist mittlerweile ein Allgemeinplatz zu sagen, dass Religion und Spiritualität in den letzten Jahren verstärkt in den Blickwinkel der Medien geraten sind: Egal welche Zeitung man in Deutschland liest, welchen Fernseh- bzw. Radiosender man nutzt oder über welche Internet-Angebote man surft, man stellt fest, dass religiöse Themen einen zunehmend breiten... more...

  • Ethnische Minderheiten, Massenmedien und Integrationby Joachim Trebbe

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 42.99

    In dieser kommunikationswissenschaftlichen Studie wird der Frage nachgegangen, welche Wirkung Massenmedien bei der Integration von Menschen mit Migrationshintergrund entfalten können. Dafür wurden Befragungen in der Schweiz und in Deutschland durchgeführt. Mit einer Kombination qualitativer und quantitativer Erhebungs- und Analyseverfahren wurden... more...

  • Intercultural Communicationby Ron Scollon; Suzanne Wong Scollon; Rodney H. Jones

    Wiley 2011; US$ 50.95 US$ 44.16

    This newly revised edition is both a lively introduction and practical guide to the main concepts and challenges of intercultural communication. Grounded in interactional sociolinguistics and discourse analysis, this work integrates theoretical principles and methodological advice, presenting students, researchers, and practitioners with a comprehensive... more...

  • Communication Ethics and Crisisby J. M. H. Fritz; S Alyssa Groom; Janie M. Harden Fritz; Craig E. Mattson; John H. Prellwitz; Celeste Grayson Seymour; Timothy L. Sellnow; Deanna Sellnow; Steven Venette; Spoma Jovanovic; Roy V. Wood; Pat J. Gehrke; Ronald C. Arnett

    Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2011; US$ 39.99

    This collection of essays extends the conversation on communication ethics and crisis communication to offer practical wisdom for meeting the challenges of a complex and ever-changing world. In multiple contexts ranging from the intrapersonal, interpersonal, and family to the political and public, moments of crisis call us to respond from within... more...

  • Crisis, Innovation and Sustainable Developmentby Blandine Laperche; Nadine Levratto; Dimitri Uzunidis

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2012; US$ 40.00

    This unique and informative book highlights the relationship between crisis, innovation, and sustainable development, and discusses the necessary conditions required to seize the ecological opportunity. The authors study the strength of change for building a new society, and the theoretical origins and political aspects of environmental concerns. They... more...

  • Queer Bangkokby Peter A. Jackson

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2011; US$ 50.00

    This book provides a systematical analysis of all available social and demographic data released by the Chinese government. Additional to western literature, this book provides a good review of relevant research literature published in Chinese. With anacademic background of sociology and demography, the author focuses his analyses on various issues... more...

  • Visuelle Kommunikationsforschungby Katharina Lobinger

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 33.84

    Wir leben in einer visuellen Medienkultur, einer ?visual culture?, in der wir ständig mit ?Bildern? verschiedenster Art konfrontiert sind: Werbung versucht, uns mit perfekt inszenierten Images zu verführen, Pressefotos lassen uns zu Augenzeugen entfernter Kriege und Katastrophen werden und Politiker streben danach, sich kameragerecht zu präsentieren.... more...

  • Beyond Globalizationby A. Aneesh; Lane Hall; Patrice Petro

    Rutgers University Press 2011; US$ 28.95

    Beyond Globalization highlights how mediated practices have become integral to global culture; how social practices have emerged out of computer-related industries; how contemporary apocalyptic narratives reflect the anxieties of a U.S. culture facing global challenges; and how design, play, and technology help us understand the histories and ideals... more...

  • Global Linguisticsby Marcel Danesi; Andrea Rocci

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 163.25

    Why do people from different cultural backgrounds often misunderstand each other even when they use a common language to interact? Why do arguments that we find reasonable not seem so to members of other cultural groups? Global Linguistics addresses these and other basic questions about language and discourse in intercultural communication,... more...

  • Practicing Religion in the Age of the Mediaby Stewart M. Hoover; Lynn Schofield Clark

    Columbia University Press 2002; US$ 31.99

    Increasingly, the religious practices people engage in and the ways they talk about what is meaningful or sacred take place in the context of media culture—in the realm of the so-called secular. Focusing on this intersection of the sacred and the secular, this volume gathers together the work of media experts, religious historians, sociologists of... more...