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Manual de Jornalismo Impresso
By João Simão
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Este Manual de Jornalismo Impresso tem apenas a função de compilar algumas dicas e sugestões para facilitar o começo da escrita e actividade jornalística.
Deep Web for Journalists: Comms, Counter-Surveillance, Search
By Alan Pearce
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2013 by E-Eye Digital Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Journalism has been transformed by the Internet and the Internet has opened journalists to levels of surveillance that would have horrified George Orwell. All journalists should be aware of the dangers they face in the digital world – the emerging battleground.
Rise of the SmartPower Class: Navigating the new digital, leaderful era
By Lauren deLisa Coleman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
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Rise of the SmartPower Class: navigating the new digital, leaderful era is timely look at how behavior and mindset are converging with technology to create a new dynamic and new class worldwide. Includes quotes from notables including rap legend Chuck D of Public Enemy and the executive producer of HBO’s “Real Time with Bill Maher.” New from socio-economic digitalist Lauren deLisa Coleman.
The Gospel According to Disney: Faith, Trust, and Pixie Dust
By Mark Pinsky
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,000. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
In this follow-up to his best-selling The Gospel According to The Simpsons: The Spiritual Life of the World's Most Animated Family, religion journalist Mark Pinsky explores the role that the animated features of The Walt Disney Company have played in the moral and spiritual development of generations of children. Pinsky explores the religious, moral, and theological themes in 31 Disney films.
Star Trek: A Post-structural Critique of the Original Series
By Michael Hemmingson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Rominna Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Media critic Michael Hemmingson offers a history and critique of the original Star Trek TV series, and the impact it has had on our culture, language, and science. Using the post-strctural lens, this study offers an insightful examination of sexual politics, colonial expansion, the human superiority over aliens, military action and the prime directive within the Star Trek realm.
My Little Po-Mo: Unauthorized Critical Essays on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Season One
By Jed Blue
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
This first volume of essays adapted from the blog My Little Po-Mo combines a critical study of the first season of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic with ethnographic examination of its adult fans to explore questions about their motivations and experiences, along with the show that inspired them.
The Gospel according to The Simpsons, Bigger and Possibly Even Better!
By Mark Pinsky
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,230. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
The Simpsons is one of the longest running, funniest, most irreverent, and, according to some religious leaders, the most theologically relevant show on television today. Journalist Mark Pinsky explores the religious and spiritual aspects of Bart, Homer, and the rest of cartoon's first family–a show strongly denounced by many conservative Christians back in 1989, but now viewed favorably by many.
Winning with the News Media - A Self-Defense Manual When You're the Story
By Clarence Jones
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,170. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
A new, updated e-book version of a classic guidebook. One of the nation's most experienced reporters and news media consultants helps you understand how the news media operate and how to cope with them. A former investigative reporter in both newspapers and television, Clarence Jones left reporting when he wrote this book to become an on-camera coach for government and corporate executives.
The Manipulators - Unmasking the Hidden Persuaders --- The Conspiracy To Make Us Buy
By Jeffrey Robinson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,310. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Advertising
This is the unmasking of Van Packard's classic expose of the advertising industry, “The Hidden Persuaders,” and how the real “Mad Men” of Madison Avenue get us to spend.
Between River and Rock: How I Resolved Television in Six Easy Payments
By Norman Ball
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,430. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Drenched in gallows humor, Between River and Rock (How I Resolved Television in Six Easy Payments) is Norman Ball’s scathing report of TV’s—and the Internet’s—insidious impact on the American psyche. Yes, our endless gazing at telescreens has been mocked, scorned and rebuked before but never with such soul-force and literary panache. Before reading Norman Ball, please extinguish all devices.
Gullibullishness v1
By Olleh Toidi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012 by Implexity Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Sh*t my spam says.
Hurrah for Us!: Morgan's Raid in the News
By Michael D. Yates
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This article follows John Hunt Morgan's 1863 raid through the eyes of contemporary Indiana newspapers. As editors traced the movements of Morgan's "freebooters" and "myrmidons" across Kentucky, Indiana, and Ohio, they sang the praises of Hoosiers ready to treat the invaders to "a war fandango," and concluded, "Hurrah for us!" Local pride and colorful language make this a journey worth the trip.
La Comunicación Social de 1973 a 2005
By Frank Gerace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: Unknown language. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
La actualización del libro "Comunicación Horizontal: Cambio de Estructura y Movilización Social" que hizo impacto en América Latina en los ambientes educativos, sociales, y políticos de los años 70. Una investigación de los presupuestos ideológicos de la visión teórica de las comunicaciones sociales propugnada por los estudiosos norteamericanos de la época. Con nuevos aportes del autor.
Marketing im Web 2.0: Social Media für Bildungsanbieter
By Matthias Andrasch
Price: Free! Words: 6,560. Language: German. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Maria-Christina Nimmerfroh für pb21.de - Web 2.0 in der politischen Bildung. Herausgegeben unter einer CC-BY-Lizenz.
Cracking Up The Weatherman
By R.D. Byron-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Behind the scenes look at practical jokes played on on-air broadcasters in radio and television, as told to the author by the pranksters and their victims.