The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • Rumänien ? Medialität und Inszenierungby Maren Huberty; Michèle Mattusch; Valeriu Stancu

    Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 45.31

    Medien, so heißt es, stellen eine mittelnde Unbestimmtheit dar, ohne selbst unmittelbar präsent zu sein. Medienprozesse sind deshalb nicht unabhängig von Sprach-, Zeichen- oder Bildprozessen denkbar. In diesem Sinne stellt der vorliegende Band mediale Praktiken und Inszenierungen der rumänischen Kultur vor, die veränderte Wahrnehmungs- und Erfahrungsvermittlungen... more...

  • Accent in Hittiteby Alwin Kloekhorst

    Harrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 88.81

    Although it is usually stated that nothing is known about accent in Hittite, in the last decades various bits and pieces of information about its accent system have come about. This book provides, for the first time, a systematic treatment of all these sources of information: the interplay between accent and vowels (plene vs. non-plene spelling); the... more...

  • Automatisierung in der Inhaltsanalyseby Katharina Sommer; Martin Wettstein; Werner Wirth; Jörg Matthes

    Herbert von Halem Verlag 2014; US$ 21.74

    Die Inhaltsanalyse steht als zentrale Erhebungsmethode der Kommunikationswissenschaft angesichts der voranschreitenden technologischen Entwicklungen vor der großen Herausforderung, einzelne Prozesse zu automatisieren. Durch eine (Teil-)Automatisierung der Inhaltsanalyse kann mehr Material codiert werden, es fallen weniger Codierfehler an und nicht... more...

  • The Media in Transitional Democraciesby Katrin Voltmer

    Wiley 2013; US$ 69.95

    The last quarter of a century has seen an unprecedented wave of democratization around the globe. In these transitions from authoritarian rule to a more democratic order, the media have played a key role both by facilitating, but frequently also inhibiting, democratic practices to take root. This book provides an accessible and systematic introduction... more...

  • A Geology of Mediaby Jussi Parikka

    University of Minnesota Press 2015; Not Available

    Media history is millions, even billions, of years old. That is the premise of this pioneering and provocative book, which argues that to adequately understand contemporary media culture we must set out from material realities that precede media themselves?Earth?s history, geological formations, minerals, and energy. And to do so, writes Jussi Parikka,... more...

  • The Spatiality of Livelihoods ? Negotiations of Access to Public Space in Dhaka, Bangladeshby Kirsten Hackenbroch

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2012; US$ 41.12

    <P>Access to public space is an essential asset of urban livelihoods. Pavements, street spaces, vacant plots, public parks and city squares are used intensively for all kinds of activities. As open space in rapidly growing and poorly planned conurbations is a very scarce resource, it is highly contested between different groups pursuing strongly... more...

  • Gender im medienethischen Diskursby Petra Grimm; Oliver Zöllner

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2014; US$ 32.90

    <P>Medien sind nicht nur Schauplatz für Gender-Modelle und Verhaltensregeln der Geschlechter, sie formulieren auch Werturteile und erzeugen Vorstellungen von Männlichkeit und Weiblichkeit. Sie definieren mit, wie 'Frauen' und 'Männer' sein sollen und was als Abweichung gilt. Insbesondere für Jugendliche sind die in den Medien dargestellten Rollenbilder... more...

  • On Communicationby Jurgen Kluver; Christina Kluver

    Springer 2007; US$ 189.00

    Offers a different approach for the understanding of communication. By using the theoretical framework of complex systems theory, this work defines communication as the interplay of social and cognitive dynamics. It is aimed at readers of different disciplines like communications science, social sciences, cognitive sciences and computer science. more...

  • Open Access and Scholarly Commmunication, Part 1by Brad Eden

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 199.00

    Presents several accounts of ways in which scholarship can be and is made open to all - gives examples of map collections, these and dissertations, IR content building and where measures of scholarly merit fit in. more...

  • The Media Student's Bookby Gill Branston; Roy Stafford

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 44.95

    The Media Student's Book is a comprehensive introduction for students of media studies. It covers all the key topics and provides a detailed, lively and accessible guide to concepts and debates. Now in its fifth edition, this bestselling textbook has been thoroughly revised, re-ordered and updated, with many very recent examples and expanded... more...