Media Studies

Get The Ironic Spectator: Solidarity in the Age of PDF

By Lilie Chouliaraki

WINNER of the 2015 ICA remarkable e-book Award

This path-breaking ebook explores how cohesion in the direction of susceptible others is played  in our media setting. It argues that tales the place famine is defined via our personal adventure of weight-reduction plan  or or the place unity with Africa interprets into donning a funky armband let us know approximately even more than the reason that they try to speak. They let us know anything in regards to the ways that we think the realm outdoor ourselves.

By displaying old switch in Amnesty overseas and Oxfam appeals, within the stay reduction and dwell eight concert events, within the advocacy of Audrey Hepburn and Angelina Jolie in addition to in earthquake information at the BBC,  this far-reaching e-book exhibits how cohesion has this day become now not approximately conviction yet selection, now not imaginative and prescient yet way of life, no longer others yet ourselves – turning us into the ironic spectators of alternative people’s suffering.

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Read e-book online Media Economics (Key Concerns in Media Studies) PDF

By Stuart Cunningham,Terry Flew,Adam Swift

knowing the industrial paradigms at paintings in media industries and markets is extremely important for the research of the media procedure as an entire. The altering dynamics of media construction, distribution and intake are stretching the ability of proven fiscal paradigms.

In addition to succinct money owed of neo-classical and demanding political economics, the textual content bargains clean views for figuring out media drawn from 'heterodox' techniques: institutional economics and evolutionary economics. utilising those paradigms to important themes and case reports, Media Economics stresses the price – and boundaries – of contending fiscal methods in figuring out how the media operates this day. it's crucial studying for all scholars of Media and communique stories, and likewise these from Economics, coverage experiences, company reports and advertising backgrounds who're learning the media.

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Download PDF by Linda Be Diaf: Journalistes 2.0: Usages et dilemmes des journalistes

By Linda Be Diaf

Le journalisme numérique investit le terrain des réseaux sociaux. Quelle perspective le journaliste doit-il y adopter ? remark défendre los angeles liberté d'expression sur des réseaux sous surveillance ? Voici une cartographie de ces réseaux et des nouvelles pratiques qui en découlent : sourcing, storytelling, factcheking et crowdsourcing. Il permet de comprendre les mécanismes de l'information augmentée et du datajournalisme. Ce travail démontre remark, en s'appropriant les médias sociaux, les journalistes participent à leur désintermédiation dans los angeles nouvelle société de l'information.

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Read e-book online Der Roman zum Hören zwischen Hörbuch und Hörspiel: Die PDF

By Lisa Bitzer

Diplomarbeit aus dem Jahr 2007 im Fachbereich Medien / Kommunikation - Rundfunk und Unterhaltung, word: 1,0, Universität Hildesheim (Stiftung) (Institut für Medien und Theater), Veranstaltung: -, forty two Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: used to be ist ein Hörspiel?
Was ist ein Hörbuch?
Und used to be ein Audiobook?
Wieso kann niemand zwischen den verschiedenen Begriffen differenzieren?
Und wieso werden die Begriffe trotzdem verwendet?

Die Arbeit untersucht die verschiedenen Typologien und Terminologien des Begriffs "Hörbuch/Hörspiel" und schlägt eine neue Einteilung in verschiedene Kategorien vor.
Nach einem umfassenden historischen Überblick erläutert die Arbeit verschiedene Formen und Begriffe des Hörtexts und ordnet die genreimmanente Poetikdebatte in einen populärkulturellen Kontext ein.

Die Arbeit greift auf einige historisch-wissenschaftliche Werke zurück, entwickelt jedoch einen eigenen Ansatz und betritt mit dem typologischen Vorschlag wissenschaftliches Neuland, das sowohl der theoretischen examine als auch der praktischen Handhabung gerecht werden will.

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Download e-book for iPad: Messe und Ausstellungswesen - Grundbegriffe, Funktionen und by Jeannine Mursall

By Jeannine Mursall

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2004 im Fachbereich Medien / Kommunikation - Medienökonomie, -management, notice: 1,3, Hochschule Fresenius; Wien (Medienwirtschaft), Veranstaltung: Medien- und Kommunikationsmanagement, 25 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Kommunikation spielt in unserem Wirtschaftssystem eine zunehmend wichtigere Rolle. Messen bieten eine besondere foundation für die direkte Kommunikation von Mensch zu Mensch und stellen ein bedeutsames tool im Marketing-Mix dar. Ziel dieser Arbeit ist es, die Bedeutung von Messen im advertising zu verdeutlichen, wichtige Grundbegriffe des Messe- und Ausstellungswesen zu definieren und ihre Funktionen und Ziele zu erläutern.

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Summa Technologiae (Electronic Mediations Book 40) - download pdf or read online

By Stanis aw Lem,Joanna Zylinska


The Polish author Stanisław Lem is better identified to English-speaking readers because the writer of the 1961 technological know-how fiction novel Solaris, tailored right into a meditative movie by means of Andrei Tarkovsky in 1972 and remade in 2002 by way of Steven Soderbergh. all through his writings, comprising dozens of technology fiction novels and brief tales, Lem provided deeply philosophical and bitingly satirical reflections at the boundaries of either technology and humanity.


In Summa Technologiae—his significant paintings of nonfiction, first released in 1964 and now to be had in English for the 1st time—Lem produced an enticing and caustically logical philosophical treatise approximately human and nonhuman existence in its previous, current, and destiny varieties. After 5 many years Summa Technologiae has misplaced none of its highbrow or serious value. certainly, a lot of Lem’s conjectures approximately destiny applied sciences have now come actual: from man made intelligence, bionics, and nanotechnology to the hazards of data overload, the concept that underlying web se's, and the assumption of digital fact. extra very important for its persisted relevance, despite the fact that, is Lem’s rigorous research into the parallel improvement of organic and technical evolution and his end that know-how will outlive humanity.


Preceding Richard Dawkins’s realizing of evolution as a blind watchmaker by way of greater than twenty years, Lem posits evolution as opportunistic, shortsighted, extravagant, and illogical. Strikingly unique and nonetheless well timed, Summa Technologiae resonates with quite a lot of modern debates approximately details and new media, the lifestyles sciences, and the rising dating among know-how and humanity.


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Read e-book online After the Dresden Bombing: Pathways of Memory, 1945 to the PDF

By A. Fuchs

Anne Fuchs lines the aftermath of the Dresden bombing within the collective mind's eye from 1945 to this present day. As a case research of an occasion that won neighborhood, nationwide and international iconicity, the publication investigates the function of images, tremendous paintings, structure, literature and picture in discussion with the altering German socio-political landscape.

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New PDF release: L'industrialisation des émotions: Vers une radicalisation

By Fabienne Martin-Juchat,Adrian Staii

L'objectif de cet ouvrage est de questionner le postulat d'une nouvelle morphologie sociale incarnée par les "sociétés de l'attention" en réhabilitant l'inscription des innovations numériques dans les buildings de los angeles modernité. Quelles kin entretenons-nous au fond avec les outils numériques ? remark et en quoi nous sollicitent-ils somatiquement par le prisme de options dites de "captation" de l'attention ? Quels sont les leviers de nos dépendances affectives aux communications numériques ? Quelles méthodes pour les étudier et réfléchir sur l'intégration de nouvelles normes ?

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