Global Dynamics of Digital Media and Civic Engagement
The Internet and digital media have become conduits and locales where millions of Chinese share information and engage in creative expression and social participation. Departing from previous studies centered on censorship or online activism, this volume examines the implications of digital media...
To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge
A Media Sociology Perspective
Hailed as one of the "most significant books of the twentieth century" by Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, Mediating the Message has long been an essential text for media effects scholars and students of media sociology. This new edition of the classic media sociology textbook now...
Published October 1st 2013 by Routledge
Perspectives on Media and Our Understanding of the Social World
Series: Routledge Communication Series
This distinctive volume offers a thorough examination of the ways in which meaning comes to be shaped. Editors Stephen Reese, Oscar Gandy, and August Grant employ an interdisciplinary approach to the study of conceptualizing and examining media. They illustrate how texts and those who provide them...
Published June 1st 2003 by Routledge