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  • The Commercial Appropriation of Fameby David Tan

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 88.00

    This book encourages a cultural understanding of the contemporary celebrity and analyses the laws governing the commercial appropriation of fame. more...

  • Good As Youby Paul Flynn

    Ebury Publishing 2017; US$ 28.19

    In 1984 the pulsing electronics and soft vocals of Smalltown Boy would become an anthem uniting gay men. A month later, an aggressive virus, HIV, would be identified and a climate of panic and fear would spread across the nation, marginalising an already ostracised community. Yet, out of this terror would come tenderness and 30 years later, the long... more...

  • Informationelle Selbstbestimmung im digitalen Wandelby Michael Friedewald; Jörn Lamla; Alexander Roßnagel

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 42.89

    Die Autoren des Buches untersuchen die historische und sachliche Bedingtheit des Konzepts der informationellen Selbstbestimmung, das zum Zweck des Persönlichkeitsschutzes in der modernen Datenverarbeitung zu einer Zeit und für Umstände entwickelt wurde, die inzwischen längst überholt sind. Thematisiert werden seine auch in absehbarer Zukunft erhaltenswerten... more...

  • Public Policies in Media and Information Literacy in Europeby Divina Frau-Meigs; Irma Velez; Julieta Flores Michel

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    Public Policies in Media and Information Literacy in Europe explores the current tensions in European countries as they attempt to tackle the transition to the digital age, providing a comparative and cross-cultural analysis of Media and Information Literacy (MIL) across Europe. This book takes a long-term perspective over the development of media... more...

  • Place, Space, and Mediated Communicationby Carolyn Marvin; Hong Sun-ha

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    Place, Space, and Mediated Communication explores how new communications technologies are able to disrupt our spatial understanding, and in so doing, reorganize the boundaries of human experience: a phenomenon that can rightly be described as ?context collapse?. Individual essays investigate ?context collapse? in a variety of geographical and... more...

  • International Handbook of Media Literacy Educationby Belinha S. De Abreu; Paul Mihailidis; Alice Y.L. Lee; Jad Melki; Julian McDougall

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 119.95

    At the forefront in its field, this Handbook examines the theoretical, conceptual, pedagogical and methodological development of media literacy education and research around the world. Building on traditional media literacy frameworks in critical analysis, evaluation, and assessment, it incorporates new literacies emerging around connective technologies,... more...

  • US Youth Films and Popular Musicby Tim McNelis

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book brings theory from popular music studies to an examination of identity and agency in youth films while building on, and complementing, film studies literature concerned with genre, identity, and representation. McNelis includes case studies of Hollywood and independent US youth films that have had commercial and/or critical success to illustrate... more...

  • Personal Branding for Entrepreneurial Journalists and Creative Professionalsby Sara Kelly

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    Personal Branding for Entrepreneurial Journalists and Creative Professionals outlines and describes the complete process of building and growing a successful personal brand. Focused on the independent journalist or creative professional in the new digital marketplace, Sara Kelly gives readers the ability to create the sort of personal brand that... more...

  • Tracing the Borders of Spanish Horror Cinema and Televisionby Jorge Marí

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This critical anthology sets out to explore the boom that horror cinema and TV productions have experienced in Spain in the past two decades. It uses a range of critical and theoretical perspectives to examine a broad variety of films and filmmakers, such as works by Alejandro Amenábar, Álex de la Iglesia, Pedro Almodóvar, Guillermo del Toro, Juan... more...

  • Global Gamesby Aphra Kerr

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    In the last decade our mobile phones have been infiltrated by angry birds, our computers by leagues of legends and our social networks by pleas for help down on the farm. As digital games have become networked, mobile and casual they have become a pervasive cultural form. Based on original empirical work, including interviews with workers, virtual... more...