media society

Book Title : Media Society
Author : David Croteau
Publisher : SAGE Publications
Release Date : 2013-11-06
Pages : 424
ISBN : 9781483323558
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Media/Society: Industries, Images, and Audiences, Fifth Edition, by David Croteau and William Hoynes provides a framework for understanding the relationship between media and society and helps readers develop skills for critically evaluating both conventional wisdom and their own assumptions about the social role of the media. Retaining its acclaimed sociological framework, the Fifth Edition covers new studies, includes up-to-date material about today’s rapidly changing media landscape, and significantly expands discussions of the “new media” world, including digitization, the Internet, the spread of mobile media devices, the role of user-generated content, the potential social impact of new media on society, and new media’s effect on traditional media outlets. Updated research, the latest industry data, and current examples from popular media illustrate enduring themes in the sociology of media.

Book Title : Communication as Culture
Author : James W. Carey
Publisher : Psychology Press
Release Date : 1992
Pages : 241
ISBN : 041590725X
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Carey's seminal work joins central issues in the field and redefines them. It will force the reader to think in new and fruitful ways about such dichotomies as transmissions vs. ritual, administrative vs. critical, positivist vs. marxist, and cultural vs. power-orientated approaches to communications study. An historically inspired treatment of major figures and theories, required reading for the sophisticated scholar' - George Gerbner, University of Pennsylvania ...offers a mural of thought with a rich background, highlighted by such thoughts as communication being the 'maintenance of society in time'. - Cast/Communication Booknotes These essays encompass much more than a critique of an academic discipline. Carey's lively thought, lucid style, and profound scholarship propel the reader through a wide and varied intellectual landscape, particularly as these issues have affected Modern American thought. As entertaining as it is enlightening, Communication as Culture is certain to become a classic in its field.

Book Title : Media Studies Media history media and society
Author : Pieter Jacobus Fourie
Publisher : Juta and Company Ltd
Release Date : 2007
Pages : 436
ISBN : 0702176923
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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While examining exactly who owns the media and who produces the media, this text manages to encompass the systematic, critical, and analytical media in all its forms and concludes that the media is one of the most important generators and disseminators of meaning in contemporary society. Investigating the power relationships between the media and politics, culture, economy, society, and above all, democracy, this resource is well-suited for anyone with an interest in the modern role of media in society.

Book Title : The Media Society
Author : Ross Allan Eaman
Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
Release Date : 1987
Pages : 188
ISBN : UOM:39015013131415
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Measuring the progress and results of diversity initiatives is a key strategic requirement to demonstrate its contribution to organizational performance. Diversity executives, professionals and managers know they must begin to show how diversity is linked to the bottom-line in hard numbers or they will have difficulty maintaining funds, gaining support and obtaining resources to generate progress.

Book Title : Media and Society
Author : Arthur Asa Berger
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Release Date : 2012
Pages : 236
ISBN : 9781442217805
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Media and Society: A Critical Perspective is a lively, illustrated introduction to the role that the mass media play in our lives, our society, and American culture. Featuring updated examples and expanded material on media theories, ideology, and new technology, the third edition helps students understand their relationship with the media they encounter daily.

Book Title : Media and Society
Author : Vir Bala Aggarwal
Publisher : Concept Publishing Company
Release Date : 2002
Pages : 168
ISBN : 8170229960
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Contributed papers presented at National Seminar on "Media and Society: Challenges and Opportunities" held at Department of Journalism and Mass Communication on 23-24 October 2000; with reference to India.

Book Title : Media Society Culture and You
Author : Mark Poepsel
Publisher :
Release Date : 2018
Pages : 110
ISBN : OCLC:1066117058
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Media, Society, Culture, and You is an approachable introductory Mass Communication text that covers major mass communication terms and concepts including "digital culture." It discusses various media platforms and how they are evolving as Information and Communication Technologies change. This book has been peer-reviewed by 6 subject experts and is now available for adoption or adaptation. If you plan to adopt or adapt this open textbook, please let us know by filling out our adoption form. You can view the book's Review Statement for more information about reviewers and the review process. An Accessibility Assessment for this is book has also been prepared to see how this book meets accessibility standards.

Book Title : Media Society World
Author : Nick Couldry
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release Date : 2013-08-29
Pages : 242
ISBN : 9780745680767
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Media are fundamental to our sense of living in a social world. Since the beginning of modernity, media have transformed the scale on which we act as social beings. And now in the era of digital media, media themselves are being transformed as platforms, content, and producers multiply. Yet the implications of social theory for understanding media and of media for rethinking social theory have been neglected; never before has it been more important to understand those implications. This book takes on this challenge. Drawing on Couldry's fifteen years of work on media and social theory, this book explores how questions of power and ritual, capital and social order, and the conduct of political struggle, professional competition, and everyday life, are all transformed by today's complex combinations of traditional and 'new' media. In the concluding chapters Couldry develops a framework for global comparative research into media and for thinking collectively about the ethics and justice of our lives with media. The result is a book that is both a major intervention in the field and required reading for all students of media and sociology.

Book Title : Media and Society
Author : Michael O'Shaughnessy
Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
Release Date : 2002
Pages : 362
ISBN : 0195514025
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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Examines the role of the media in contemporary society and analyses representations of the world found in photographs, advertisements, film, television and language. Presents theoretical approaches derived from media and cultural studies, including structuralist, Marxist, feminist and Jungian perspectives.

Book Title : Digital Media and Society
Author : Simon Lindgren
Publisher : SAGE
Release Date : 2017-05-01
Pages : 328
ISBN : 9781473998919
Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
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This book offers a comprehensive new analysis of the contemporary media landscape, looking at the central theories of the digital society, and the hot topics and key research methods in the field.