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Media Industries
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Jennifer Holt, Alisa Perren
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-19 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Media Industries: History, Theory and Method is among the first texts to explore the evolving field of media industry studies and offer an innovative blueprint for future study and analysis. capitalizes on the current social and cultural environment of unprecedented technical change, convergence, and globalization across a range of textual,
Bourdieu and the Journalistic Field
Language: en
Pages: 267
Authors: Rodney Benson, Erik Neveu
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-14 - Publisher: Polity

Building on and extending Pierre Bourdieu's critique of our media-saturated culture, this work presents case studies of such diverse phenomena as media coverage of the AIDS-contaminated blood scandal in France, US youth media activism, and political interview shows on both sides of the Atlantic.
Media and Maltese Society
Language: en
Pages: 301
Authors: Carmen Sammut
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Lexington Books

This seminal work is the first comprehensive analysis of the media landscape in the Mediterranean island of Malta. It examines the media owned by political parties, trade unions, and the church and how they successfully compete for audiences with the public and private sectors. Carmen Sammut explores institutional efforts to
War and the Media
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Daya Kishan Thussu, Des Freedman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06-02 - Publisher: SAGE

`No book is more timely than this collection, which analyses brilliantly the Western media's relentless absorption into the designs of dominant, rapacious power' - John Pilger This book examines the changing contours of media coverage of war and considers the relationship between mass media and governments in wartime.
Uncovering Labour in Information Revolutions, 1750-2000: Volume 11
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Aad Blok, Greg Downey, Senior Lecturer Greg Downey
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Discussion of the current Information Revolution tends to focus on technological developments in information and communication and overlooks both the human labour involved in the development, maintenance and daily use of information and communication technologies (ICTs), and the consequences of the implementation of these ICTs for the position and divisions