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The Culture of Beauty: 1 Elective Surgery, Cosmetics, & Health by Destiny S. Harris
Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
As women, we often forget that we are simply beautiful without making any adjustments to our faces and bodies. Consequently, we spend much of our livest trying to enhance our bodies in some shape or form to appear more attractive to ourselves and others. Part one of this series delves into the following topics: Elective Surgery, Cosmetics, and Fitness & Health. #COB
The Appearance of Solidity: Media and Culture in the Electric Age by Barry Pomeroy
Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 98,530. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Using Marshall McLuhan’s insights as an impetus, this meandering tale draws upon novels, radio and television shows, film, and trending internet platforms and gaming to discuss the influence of media in a world increasingly wrapped in the fibre optic cables of the technological age. This idiosyncratic examination is an interrogation of media's cultural influence and subsequent societal change.
Rethinking the BBC: Public Media in the 21st Century by Commonwealth Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Rethinking the BBC: Public Media in the 21st Century brings together some of the most influential and creative thinkers on media politics and policy in the UK and beyond. It is a vital contribution to the debate on public media at a moment of rapid change.
Experimentum by Gabi Tree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016 by Dr Gabrielle Tree. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
I've written and assembled these research notes from my two-year study into media susceptibility as a result of experiencing nearly six years of group stalking, harassment and defamation which began during my overseas travels. Being defamed online and seeing real-life behavioural changes in people’s interactions with me, I investigated the effect of mass media messages on human malleability.
Newspapers: A Century of Decline by Robin Bromby
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Chris O'Byrne. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / entertainment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
From the broadcast of the first news bulletin on radio in 1920, daily newspapers have been under pressure from a succession of challenges, ranging from television to suburban weeklies until—finally—the internet. many papers made the near fatal decision to give away their news for free online, a strategy that was realised too late to be a dreadful mistake. This book charts this century-long saga.
Asesino Perfecto by Luis Carlos Molina Acevedo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: Spanish. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Baudrillard plantea la disolución de lo real como un crimen perfecto perpetuado por la tecnología. La realidad es desmaterializada en la realidad virtual y los objetos pierden su sombra para volverse transparentes en las pantallas de efectos luminosos, producto de la codificación del lenguaje de máquina.
Game Face, The Media Training Playbook: 19 Cautionary Tales by Bodine Williams
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 59,300. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Public relations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Game Face pushes the playback button on 19 famous media interviews to illustrate the verbal skills, techniques, and tactics you’ll need to master any interview. Public relations expert Bodine Williams introduces rules of conduct for speaking on the record. It’s the ultimate guide for any high-stakes Q&A— from a media or job interview to a stakeholder meeting.
Media Interaction With the Public in Emergency Situations: Four Case Studies - Three Mile Island Nuclear Accident, Los Angeles Riots and Rodney King, World Trade Center Bombing, Oklahoma City Bombing by Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this interesting study provides an analysis of media coverage of four major emergency situations in the United States and the impact of that coverage on the public.
Is There Anybody Out The Wall? by Luis Carlos Molina Acevedo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,620. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
IS THERE ANYBODY OUT THE WALL? is an analysis of the movie “Pink Floyd The Wall”. For this study, it is considered the film as revolving around two basic questions: “Is there anybody out there?” and “Is there anybody in there?” With the first starts this process of interpretation. And with the second ends this assay.
¿Hay Alguien Afuera del Muro? by Luis Carlos Molina Acevedo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
¿HAY ALGUIEN AFUERA DEL MURO? es un análisis de la película “Pink Floyd The Wall”. Para este estudio, se considera, la película gira en torno de dos preguntas básicas: ¿Hay alguien allá afuera? Y ¿Hay alguien allá adentro? Con la primera comienza este proceso de interpretación. Y con la segunda termina este ensayo. Se considera, además, la película es una máquina mental para viajar en el tiempo.
The Modern Concept of Communication by Luis Carlos Molina Acevedo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
THE MODERN CONCEPT OF COMMUNICATION explores the meaning of this term in modernity. From the Philosophy of Language, developed by Karl-Otto Apel, progress towards a conception beyond a technical definition, and then, we define the communication to consider human factors, which they were left out of the classic scheme of communication.
"Brother Soldier Back On The Front Line" by Brother Soldier
Series: (1)Brother Soldier On The Home Front (2) Brother Soldier Banned From NJ.Com (3) Brother Soldier Back On The Front Line, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015 by Garden Park Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Thinking about “Coming to America”, this is the book of social commentary that you will need if you really want to acquaint yourself with life in America. Already in America, this is the book of social commentary that allows you to “see” between the lines, “to read” what is not written, that bridges the gap between communities and helps to balance things out.
Media Moner by DODE.
Series: Words To Elate. Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Bolton is paranoid about the media, he tries to make sense of what it really is, how it functions its purpose, aims and goals in the society and how it has influenced him over the past decades , although he is very scared of finding himself in the media spotlight someday, at the same time he discovers an urge, an important value the world owes the media.
Se a Enfermagem Falasse... by Rodrigo Martins Cardoso
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,120. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
"Se a Enfermagem Falasse" inspira os enfermeiros a construirem mensagens eficazes sobre o seu contributo para a Saúde dos cidadãos. Com temas controversos e originais, é uma obra para todos os que querem dar voz à profissão! O livro aborda assuntos que não são falados nas aulas e que se evitam nas Instituições de Saúde! Obrigatório para enfermeiros, estudantes e utentes!
My Little Po-Mo: Unauthorized Critical Essays on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Season Two by Jed A. Blue
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,900. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
This second volume of essays in the My Little Po-Mo series combines critical analysis of the second season of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic with ethnographic examination of its fandom, with a focus on what might be called the "dark side" of the latter. Sex, death, and chaos, handled as only a children's cartoon can!
The Mind Crisis - How Media Broadcasts Attack And Manipulate The Public Mind? by Greg Norton
Series: Illuminati and Conspiracy. Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Are you in control over your own life? Not exactly, if you are watching newscasts and other type of media broadcasts on TV. Why? In this book, I am going to share some evidence of mind control propaganda exercised over the public brought by media, education, corporations and governments. It is all happening below our radar, living lives in a quiet desperation...
Winning with the News Media - A Self-Defense Manual When You're the Story by Clarence Jones
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,150. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: 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.
Deep Web for Journalists: Comms, Counter-Surveillance, Search by Alan Pearce
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2013 and represented by alanpearce.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet / security
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.
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Advertising, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
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.