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- Scribe Publications Pty Ltd. 2015; US$ 23.99
Journalism is being transformed by the digital revolution. Journalists working for media organisations are having to file and update stories across multiple platforms under increasing time pressures. Meanwhile, anyone with sufficient literacy skills and access to the internet can aspire to practise journalism, and many are doing so. And yet journalism... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
Imagining Culture, first published in 1996, discusses literature as a whole rather than a partisan interest in those who are in or out of favour, and how that literature relates to other arts as well as to philosophical, historical, and cultural contexts. This title will be of interest to students of literature and cultural studies. more...
- Andrews UK 2014; US$ 6.49
Which celebrity once told the world that she just wanted one day off to go swimming, eat ice cream and look at rainbows? Who can make you Fit in 30 Days? Which famous couples children are called Kingston and Zuma? And what in the world are Juggalos? Actors, singers, royals, perfumes, breakdowns, crazy purchases, weddings and divorces are amongst... more...
- Berghahn Books 2014; US$ 95.00
Mass communication has long been recognized as an important contributor to national identity and nation building. This book examines the relationship between media and nationalism in Israel, arguing that, in comparison to other countries, the Israeli case is unique. It explores the roots and evolution of newspapers, journalism, radio, television,... more...
Conflict Coverage Promotion: High Quality or High Concept? A multimodal analysis of claims-making in conflict coverage promotional spots of Al Jazeera English and CNN InternationalDiplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 46.96
Today even the war and conflict coverage of 24-hour news networks is subject to heavy promotion and part of the networks? advertising and branding campaigns. These commercial aspects of news production, however, seem to oppose concepts of journalistic quality. This study analyses claims of journalistic quality and ?high concept? in conflict coverage... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
Understanding and Treating Patients in Clinical Psychoanalysis: Lessons from Literature describes the problematic ways people learn to cope with life?s fundamental challenges, such as maintaining self-esteem, bearing loss, and growing old. People tend to deal with the challenges of being human in characteristic, repetitive ways. Descriptions of... more...
Wissenschaft in literarischen Bildern: Eine Untersuchung von Science Fiction-Frühwerken des 19. JahrhundertsDiplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 26.16
Hauptbeschreibung Das Verhältnis zwischen Wissenschaft, Medien und Öffentlichkeit ist durch ein vielfältiges Beziehungsgeflecht gekennzeichnet. Die Massenmedien sind hierbei nicht als bloße Mittler anzusehen, die beliebig steuerbare Inhalte kanalisieren. Im Gegenteil: Sie verfügen über eigene Konstruktionskriterien, mit denen unter anderem so genannte... more...
- Franz Steiner Verlag 2012; US$ 46.71
<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...
- Franz Steiner Verlag 2014; US$ 37.37
<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...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 19.99
Viewer Discretion Advised shows where our media has gone wrong and what we can do about it. Established media critic Jeffrey McCall illustrates the problems with much of contemporary media content, why it is this way, how to better manage children's media use, how to become more critical audience members, and more. It also includes a helpful chapter... more...