By Ivo Ritzer
Die Autorinnen und Autoren nehmen paradigmatische Analysen von spezifischen Produktionen des Classical Hollywood aus genuin philosophischer Perspektive vor. Leitfragen weisen sie je kulturellen, generischen und/oder autorspezifischen Kontexten zu, wobei sowohl anthropologische, psychoanalytische, phänomenologische als auch poststrukturalistische Theorien der kontinentalen Philosophie den methodischen Horizont bilden. In dieser Hinsicht wird eine multiperspektivische Situierung der Untersuchungsgegenstände geleistet, um eine differenzierte Betrachtung des structures von Classical Hollywood sicher zu stellen. Ziel ist, eine komparatistische Sicht auf unterschiedliche Genres, Filmemacher und Bildpraktiken zu ermöglichen, so dass die differenten Facetten des Classical Hollywood sichtbar werden.
By Lorenzo Cantoni
From music to gaming, details collecting to eLearning; eCommerce to eGovernment, Lorenzo Cantoni and Stefano Tardini's soaking up creation considers the web as a verbal exchange expertise; the possibilities it provides us, the restrictions it imposes and the services it permits. web explores: the political economic system of the net hypertext desktop mediated verbal exchange web content as verbal exchange conceptualizing clients of the net web groups and practices. excellent for college students learning this contemporary phenomenon, and a veritable e-feast for all cyber junkies.
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By Teun A. van Dijk
First released in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa corporation.
By Leon Barkho
From concept to perform is the 1st scholarly examine the chances and demanding situations of neutral and target journalism in our digitized media international. This quantity brings jointly contributions from editors at most advantageous information shops like Reuters and the BBC to debate how you can examine, degree, and follow impartiality in information and present affairs in an international the place the impression of electronic applied sciences is consistently altering how information is roofed, provided, and got. during this altering media surroundings, neutral journalism is as an important because it ever used to be in conventional media, and this booklet deals an important research of ways to navigate a media milieu within which know-how has sharply decreased the gatekeeping function information gatherers and manufacturers used to have in controlling content material stream to audiences.
By Patrick Collins
There has been as soon as a time, now not see you later in the past, the place our wearing heroes have been taken care of with veneration. avid gamers have been gamers and their watchers have been passive. Heroes lived on pedestals - they were not public estate. This ebook explores the various methods this dynamic has replaced through the years. From the Barmy Army's loud yet unswerving help of the britain cricket crew to the jeers that greeted our returning footballers after the realm Cup, the connection among athlete and fan is now really dramatically diverse. along with his ordinary light wit and refined intelligence, well known activities author Patrick Collins files twelve months spent gazing more than a few assorted activities and their many and sundry lovers. From a county cricket fit at Canterbury - a spot that resists swap - to a company field at Wembley - watch them devour! see them drink! - from puppy racing to swimming galas, this can be a exceptional and funny examine the area of activities - and the enthusiasts who make all of it attainable.
By Rosemary Lucy Hill
This booklet is a well timed exam of the stress among being a rock song fan and being a girl. From the media illustration of ladies rock lovers as groupies to the generally held trust that tough rock and steel is masculine track, being a song fan is an event formed by means of gender. via a full of life dialogue of the idealised imaginary group created within the media and interviews with ladies lovers within the united kingdom, Rosemary Lucy Hill grapples with the debatable themes of groupies, sexism and male dominance in steel. She demanding situations the declare that the style is inherently masculine, arguing that musical excitement is way extra subtle than simplistic enjoyments of aggression, violence and virtuosity. hearing women’s studies, she keeps, allows new brooding about challenging rock and steel tune, and approximately what it really is wish to be a girls fan in a sexist surroundings.
By Angela Krewani
Marshall McLuhan used to be one of many prime media theorists of the 20 th century. This choice of essays explores the various features of McLuhan’s paintings from a transatlantic viewpoint, balancing utilized case stories with theoretical discussions.
By Nathan Gardels
This brilliant little e-book explores the function people media in overseas coverage, not just at the moment second, yet with a watch to the future.Written via a veteran Hollywood movie govt and an across the world recognized columnist in international affairsExplains how American videos, television exhibits, and dad track give you the photographs of the US to the remainder of the realm, and the remainder of the realm to AmericansIncludes discussions of the cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed Danish day-by-day newspapers, Tibetan clergymen censored out of chinese language television information studies merely to teach up on You Tube, and the Vatican's attack at the Da Vinci Code movieArgues that Hollywood is a key participant within the 'deep coalition' required to aid a 'smart strength' overseas coverage and construct a world cultural infrastructure that would make the area secure for interdependence
By Christopher R. Smit
As sustainability and eco-responsibility develop into part of our daily cultural dialog, we’re ultimately being pressured to recognize that what we devour concerns. What we fail to gain is that we unconsciously, regularly, and now and then violently devour even more than simply food—including celebrities. The Exile of Britney Spears takes the ever present pop celebrity of its name as its fundamental instance, explaining that we have got ate up, digested, and eradicated Britney Spears in a technique uniquely attribute of yank pop culture. In Christopher Smit’s provocative account of the sociological, aesthetic, and political results of this new mediated cannibalism, he bargains the belief of exile as a brand new metaphor for the end result of renowned intake. by way of investigating the mental, own, and social matrix of Britney’s upward push and fall, he outlines the method of her inevitable exile from worldwide style and favor.