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Rethinking the BBC: Public Media in the 21st Century
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,350. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. 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
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
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.
Медийна грамотност Как да интерпретирамe медийнитe послания
Price: $14.64 USD. Words: 62,490. Language: Bulgarian. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Онлайн-версията на книгата на проф. Арт Силвърблат „Медийна грамотност: Как да интерпретираме медийните послания“ е насочена към студентите във висши учебни заведения. Основавайки се на научната теория, тя предлага един много практичен курс по медийна грамотност, целейки да превърне пасивното академично познание в практически инструмент. Тя е осъвременена с най-новите глобални тенденции в развитие
Медиаграмотность Ключи к интерпретации медийных сообщений
Price: $14.64 USD. Words: 41,620. Language: Russian. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
В предлагаемой нами электронной версии этой книги текст оригинала не только переведен на русский язык, но и дополнен, адаптирован с учетом российского социокультурного контекста. Учебник дает иллюстративный материал, отражающий специфику медиасферы современной России.
MEDIÁLNÍ GRAMOTNOST, JAK ROZUMĚT OBSAHŮM MÉDIÍ
Price: $14.65 USD. Words: 82,220. Language: Czech. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Kniha Jak rozumět obsahům médií poskytuje vhled do logiky chování masových médií, respektive jejich vlastníků a tvůrců. Nabízí svým čtenářům výklad základních interpretačních strategií, které by jim měly poskytnout elementární oporu při konzumaci různých typů mediálních obsahů – fiktivních i zpravodajských.
Game Face: Mastering the Media Interview, 19 Cautionary Tales
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
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?
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?
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
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"
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
Series: Words To Elate. Price: Free! 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.
Review of Slayage: The On-line International Journal of Buffy Studies, Femspec Issue 6.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
“From an episode guide to a cultural reference index, from an academic bibliography to an encyclopedia, from news of recent and forthcoming scholarly books, essays and conferences to an online shop, those interested in the burgeoning field of inquiry known as Buffy Studies need go nowhere else.”
Se a Enfermagem Falasse...
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
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!
Infonomics
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Infonomics is a groundbreaking work that utilizes the science of economics to study the flow of information. Based on the premise that information is filtered through a "marketplace of ideas", the author challenges the conventional wisdom that this marketplace necessarily processes information properly. The book is a fascinating exploration of market forces, mass media, and collective wisdom.
Deception
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,050. Language: Italian. Published: August 7, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Essay » Sociology
Saggio sulla disinformazione e propaganda nelle moderne società di massa
The Mind Crisis - How Media Broadcasts Attack And Manipulate The Public Mind?
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...