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  • Sustainability, Participation & Culture in Communicationby Jan Servaes

    Intellect 2013; US$ 20.00

    At a time when sustainability is on everyone’s lips, this volume is one of the first to offer an overview of sustainability and communication issues - including community mobilization, information technologies, gender and social norms, mass media, interpersonal communication, and integrated communication approaches - from a development and social... more...

  • The Transformation of the Mediaby Nicholas Stevenson

    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...

  • Translating Culturesby David Katan

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 60.95

    As the 21st century gets into stride so does the call for a discipline combining culture and translation. This second edition of Translating Cultures retains its original aim of putting some rigour and coherence into these fashionable words and lays the foundation for such a discipline. This edition has not only been thoroughly revised, but it has... more...

  • Unter Mediatisierungsdruckby Tilo Grenz; Gerd Möll

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 29.99

    Unter dem Stichwort Mediatisierung wird in der aktuellen Forschung die Frage behandelt, wie sich im Zuge des Eindringens einer Vielzahl unterschiedlicher (digitaler) Medien in den Alltag Aktivitäten, Interaktivitäten, Rituale, Normalitäten und Konventionen verändern. Die Besonderheit dieses Bandes für Fragen der Mediatisierung besteht in der ausdrücklichen... more...

  • Up from Invisibilityby Larry Gross

    Columbia University Press 2001; US$ 29.99

    A half century ago gay men and lesbians were all but invisible in the media and, in turn, popular culture. With the lesbian and gay liberation movement came a profoundly new sense of homosexual community and empowerment and the emergence of gay people onto the media's stage. And yet even as the mass media have been shifting the terms of our public... more...

  • Vertrauen in das Gesundheitssystemby Patricia Grünberg

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 49.99

    Patricia Grünberg leistet eine Bestandsaufnahme der sozialwissenschaftlichen Vertrauensforschung und überträgt diese Erkenntnisse, unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Theorie öffentlichen Vertrauens, auf das deutsche Gesundheitssystem. Im empirischen Teil wird mittels 17 qualitativer Leitfadeninterviews mit Patienten untersucht, wie unterschiedliche... more...

  • Visuelle Kommunikationsforschungby Katharina Lobinger

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 39.99

    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...

  • Weltmusik in Deutschland: Multikulturelle Musik in den Medienby Frank Lücke

    Diplomica Verlag 2011; US$ 42.20

    Hauptbeschreibung Diese medienwissenschaftliche Untersuchung gibt einen Überblick über das Genre der Weltmusik in den deutschen Medien. Betrachtet werden zunächst die geschichtlichen Entwicklungen bis zur Einführung dieser Repertoirekategorie und der Weltmusikwelle Ende der 1980er. Anschließend stellt der Autor die Frage, wie präsent Weltmusik in... more...

  • Words beginning with Lby Jaan Puhvel

    De Gruyter 2001; US$ 238.00

    Volume 5 of the Hittite Etymological Dictionary puts the total work past the mid-point of the alphabetical inventory of the Hittite language. It covers not only words with the initial L, additions and corrections to the earlier volumes, but also the complete indices to comparands in other languages, thus opening up volume 1-5 to other... more...

  • Words beginning with PAby Jaan Puhvel

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 252.00

    The Hittite Etymological Dictionary is a comprehensive compendium of the vocabulary of Hittite, one of the great languages of the Ancient Near East, and of paramount importance for comparative Indo-European studies. Since the start of publication, as evidenced by frequency of reference and quotation, this work has become an important... more...