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  1. Media Globalization and the Discovery Channel Networks

    By Ole J. Mjos

    Series: Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

    This book is about the relationship between media and globalization, explored through the unique study of the global expansion of Discovery Communications, spearheaded by the Discovery Channel, one of the world’s largest providers of factual television programming and media content. The book argues...

    Published August 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Network Nations

    A Transnational History of British and American Broadcasting

    By Michele Hilmes

    In Network Nations, Michele Hilmes reveals and re-conceptualizes the roots of media globalization through a historical look at the productive transnational cultural relationship between British and American broadcasting. Though frequently painted as opposites--the British public service tradition...

    Published August 8th 2011 by Routledge

  3. International News in the Digital Age

    East-West Perceptions of A New World Order

    Edited by Judith Clarke, Michael Bromley

    Series: Routledge Research in Journalism

    The new research presented in this volume suggests that general perceptions (cultural, psychological, geographical), allied to the customs and values of journalism, and underpinned by the uses of technology, significantly shape international news. This gives rise to a blend of the old and the new;...

    Published August 4th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Audience Studies

    A Japanese Perspective

    By Toshie Takahashi

    Series: Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

    This book theorizes the role of media and ICT in today’s media-rich global environment and introduces a new argument of audience complexity in an accessible and lively fashion. Based on an ethnography of Japanese engagement with media and ICT in the Tokyo Metropolitan Area, Takahashi offers a...

    Published May 15th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Global Media, Culture, and Identity

    Theory, Cases, and Approaches

    Edited by Rohit Chopra, Radhika Gajjala

    This edited volume examines the ways that global media shapes relations between place, culture, and identity. Through the included essays, Chopra and Gajjala offer a mix of theoretical reflections and empirical case studies that will help readers understand how the media can shape cultural...

    Published April 21st 2011 by Routledge

  6. Pirate Modernity

    Delhi's Media Urbanism

    By Ravi Sundaram

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asia's Transformations

    Using Delhi’s contemporary history as a site for reflection, Pirate Modernity moves from a detailed discussion of the technocratic design of the city by US planners in the 1950s, to the massive expansions after 1977, culminating in the urban crisis of the 1990s. As a practice, pirate modernity is...

    Published March 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  7. Media Perspectives for the 21st Century

    Edited by Stylianos Papathanassopoulos

    Series: Communication and Society

    Media Perspectives for the 21st Century brings together key international scholars to explore concepts, topics and issues concerning the communication environment in contemporary democratic societies. It combines qualitative and quantitative approaches to provide an interdisciplinary and truly...

    Published November 18th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Popular Media, Democracy and Development in Africa

    Edited by Herman Wasserman

    Series: Internationalizing Media Studies

    Popular Media, Democracy and Development in Africa examines the role that popular media could play to encourage political debate, provide information for development, or critique the very definitions of ‘democracy’ and ‘development’. Drawing on diverse case studies from various regions of the...

    Published September 8th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Relocating Television

    Television in the Digital Context

    Edited by Jostein Gripsrud

    Series: Comedia

    For over half a century, television has been the most central medium in Western democracies – the political, social and cultural centrepiece of the public sphere. Television has therefore rarely been studied in isolation from its socio-cultural and political context; there is always something...

    Published June 16th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Internationalizing Internet Studies

    Beyond Anglophone Paradigms

    Edited by Gerard Goggin, Mark McLelland

    Series: Routledge Advances in Internationalizing Media Studies

    This timely book offers a mapping of the Internet as it has developed and is used internationally, providing a lively and challenging examination of the Internet and Internet studies. There is much interest among scholars and researchers in understanding the place of the Internet in cultural,...

    Published January 25th 2010 by Routledge