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Media Analysis

  • Global Entertainment Media: A Critical Introductionby Lee Artz

    Wiley 2015; US$ 34.95

    This accessibly-written and critical introduction investigates the crucial role that global entertainment media has played in the emergence of transnational capitalism. Using case studies of action adventure movies and community media, itbreaks down sophisticated theoretical concepts, including a concise explanation of cultural hegemony, into engaging... more...

  • Entertainment Industry Economicsby Harold L. Vogel

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 56.00

    Fully updated, this ninth edition remains the definitive source on the economics of entertainment in the United States and overseas. more...

  • 9/11 and the Visual Culture of Disasterby Thomas Stubblefield

    Indiana University Press 2014; US$ 25.99

    The day the towers fell, indelible images of plummeting rubble, fire, and falling bodies were imprinted in the memories of people around the world. Images that were caught in the media loop after the disaster and coverage of the attack, its aftermath, and the wars that followed reflected a pervasive tendency to treat these tragic events as spectacle.... more...

  • Media Imperialismby Oliver Boyd-Barrett

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 44.00

    With increasing interest in media power across media policy and the cultural industries, this is a timely revisting of the classic idea of 'media imperialism'. Boyd-Barrett presents a thorough retake for the 21st Century, exploring how structures of power still regulate our access to media. more...

  • Celebrity Culturesby Lee Barron

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 45.00

    A cutting edge, student friendly introduction to celebrity studies. Historically and sociologically grounded, Barron covers a broad range of theories and theorists alongside a wealth of global case studies and examples - from Julius Ceasar to modern digtial fandom. more...

  • Polls, Expectations, and Electionsby Richard Craig

    Lexington Books 2014; US$ 89.99

    While focused on one television network, Richard Craig shows how journalists and commentators in many media use polling data to turn presidential politics into a cage match. Survey results become a narrative device in these "unreality" shows, activating a cast of characters whose seeming ups and downs distort political reality and all too often drown... more...

  • America's Battle for Media Democracyby Victor Pickard

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 24.00

    Drawing from extensive archival research, the book uncovers the American media system's historical roots and normative foundations. more...

  • Press in American Politics, 1787-2012, Theby Patrick Novotny

    ABC-CLIO 2014; US$ 48.00

    ? Provides a compelling and unique perspective of American politics through the early adoptions of technology by the press, especially in the era of electronic broadcasting and information technology in the 20th century ? Thoroughly documents the early emergence of the uses of radio, television, and the Internet across history ? Offers up-to-date... more...

  • Lincoln and the Power of the Pressby Harold Holzer

    Simon & Schuster 2014; US$ 37.50

    Winner of the Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize ?Lincoln believed that ?with public sentiment nothing can fail; without it, nothing can succeed.? Harold Holzer makes a significant contribution to our understanding of Lincoln?s leadership by showing us how deftly he managed his relations with the press of his day to move public opinion forward to preserve... more...

  • The New Media Monopolyby Ben H. Bagdikian

    Beacon Press 2014; US$ 26.00

    When the first edition of The Media Monopoly was published in 1983, critics called Ben Bagdikian's warnings about the chilling effects of corporate ownership and mass advertising on the nation's news "alarmist." Since then, the number of corporations controlling most of America's daily newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, book publishers,... more...