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  1. AS Media Studies

    The Essential Introduction for AQA, 3rd Edition

    By Peter Wall, Sarah Casey Benyahia, Philip Rayner

    Series: Essentials

    AS Media Studies: The Essential Introduction for AQA is fully revised for the current specification with full colour throughout, over 100 images, new case studies and examples. The authors introduce students step-by-step to the skills of reading media texts, and address key concepts such as...

    Published May 11th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Communication Theories

    Edited by Paul Cobley

    Series: Critical Concepts in Media and Cultural Studies

    This remarkable four-volume collection brings together a range of essays at the cutting edge of, communication theory. Selections included provide in-depth theoretical analysis and overviews rather than specific study of phenomena within a given theoretical tradition. The collection provides...

    Published March 21st 2006 by Routledge

  3. Popular Print Media 1820-1900

    Edited by Andrew King, John Plunkett

    Popular Print Media 1820-1900 makes available a selection of articles from nineteenth-century newspapers, periodicals and books which are otherwise unavailable except in their original publications.The collection also includes a significant amount of material that highlights the complex and...

    Published May 27th 2004 by Routledge

  4. English Teaching and the Moving Image

    By Andrew Goodwyn

    Andrew Goodwyn's straightforward approach to teaching about the moving image de-mystifies this topic and shows how it can be easily incorporated into classroom practice. The first of its kind, this book builds on teachers' knowledge of teaching about advertising, newspapers and visual adaptations...

    Published November 20th 2003 by Routledge


    Asia Encounters the Internet

    Edited by K. C. Ho, Randy Kluver, C.C. Yang

    Series: Asia's Transformations/

    The internet is developing quicker in Asia than in any other region of the world. This book is the first comprehensive analysis of the information society in an Asian context, and the impact of these technologies in Asia. These impacts are inevitably uneven and conditioned by issues of...

    Published August 21st 2003 by Routledge

  6. Cyberkids

    Youth Identities and Communities in an On-line World

    By Sarah Holloway, Gill Valentine

    As Tony Blair has said, "Technology has revolutionised the way we work and is now set to transform education. Children cannot be effective in tomorrow's world if they are trained in yesterday's skills."Cyberkids draws together research in the sociology of childhood and social studies of...

    Published October 3rd 2002 by Routledge

  7. The Pragmatics of Mathematics Education

    Vagueness and Mathematical Discourse

    By Tim Rowland

    Drawing on philosophy of language and recent linguistic theory, Rowland surveys several approaches to classroom communication in mathematics. Are students intimidated by the nature of mathematics teaching? Many students appear fearful of voicing their understanding - is fear of error part of the...

    Published September 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  8. Learning Mathematics

    From Hierarchies to Networks

    Edited by Prof Leone Burton, Leone Burton

    Learning Mathematics brings together a collection of interrelated and forward-looking chapters by internationally recognized experts that explores changes in the theories and practices of learning (and teaching) mathematics.The authors reject a traditional, transmission view of the teaching of...

    Published July 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  9. Teaching Popular Culture

    Beyond Radical Pedagogy

    Edited by David Buckingham

    Series: Media, Education and Culture

    Teaching about the media and popular culture has been a major concern for radical educators. Yet in recent years, the hyperbolic rhetoric of "critical pedagogy" has come under attack, not only from theoretical perspectives such as feminism, anti-racism and postmodernism, but also in The Light Of...

    Published February 10th 1998 by Routledge