Media  Culture And The Environment

Media Culture And The Environment


  • Author : Alison Anderson University of Plymouth.
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-11-19
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317756552


Media Culture And The Environment Book Description :

This book is intended for final year undergraduates and postgraduates in cultural and media studies, as well as postgraduate and academic researchers. Courses on culture and the media within sociology, environmental studies, human geography and politics....

Environmental Risks and the Media

Environmental Risks and the Media


  • Author : Barbara Adam
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-01-11
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134610921


Environmental Risks and the Media Book Description :

Environmental Risks and the Media explores the ways in which environmental risks, threats and hazards are represented, transformed and contested by the media. At a time when popular conceptions of the environment as a stable, natural world with which humanity interferes are being increasingly contested, the medias methods of encouraging audiences to think about environmental risks - from the BSE or 'mad cow' crisis to global climate change - are becoming more and more controversial. Examining large-scale disasters, as well as 'everyday' hazards, the contributors consider the tensions between entertainment and information in media coverage of the environment. How do the media frame 'expert', 'counter-expert' and 'lay public' definitions of environment...

Media Culture

Media Culture


  • Author : Douglas Kellner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2003-07-13
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134845712


Media Culture Book Description :

First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

On the Fringes of Literature and Digital Media Culture

On the Fringes of Literature and Digital Media Culture


  • Author :
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2018-06-07
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789004362352


On the Fringes of Literature and Digital Media Culture Book Description :

On the Fringes of Literature and Digital Media Culture presents a polyphonic account of mutual interpenetrations of literature and new media, highlighting the impact of digital culture on the user experience and the modes of social communication and interaction....

Ethics and Media Culture  Practices and Representations

Ethics and Media Culture Practices and Representations


  • Author : David Berry
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2013-08-22
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781136029370


Ethics and Media Culture Practices and Representations Book Description :

Ethics and Media Culture straddles the practical and ethical issues of contention encountered by journalists. The book's various contributors cover a diversity of issues and viewpoints, attempting to broaden out the debates particularly in relation to Journalism Studies, Cultural Studies, Sociology of Culture and Communications, Philosophy and History. The debate concerning media ethics has intensified in recent years, fuelled mainly by the standards of journalist and media practices. The role of practitioners has taken centre-stage as concerns over what constitutes ethical, and therefore socially acceptable practice and behaviour, by the public, practitioners and intellectuals alike. The discursive relationship between the production and consumption...

Art in the Asia Pacific

Art in the Asia Pacific


  • Author : Larissa Hjorth
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-02-18
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317935728


Art in the Asia Pacific Book Description :

As social, locative, and mobile media render the intimate public and the public intimate, this volume interrogates how this phenomenon impacts art practice and politics. Contributors bring together the worlds of art and media culture to rethink their intersections in light of participatory social media. By focusing upon the Asia-Pacific region, they seek to examine how regionalism and locality affect global circuits of culture. The book also offers a set of theoretical frameworks and methodological paradigms for thinking about contemporary art practice more generally....

Media cultural Studies

Media cultural Studies


  • Author : Rhonda Hammer
  • Publisher : Peter Lang
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0820495263


Media cultural Studies Book Description :

This anthology is designed to assist teachers and students in learning how to better understand and interpret our common culture and everyday life. With a focus on contemporary media, consumer, and digital culture, this book combines classic and original writings by both leading and rising scholars in the field. The chapters present key theories, concepts, and methodologies of critical cultural and media studies, as well as cutting-edge research into new media. Sections on teaching media/cultural studies and concrete case studies provide practical examples that illuminate contemporary culture, ranging from new forms of digital media and consumer culture to artifacts from TV and film, including Barbie and Big Macs, soap operas, Talk TV, Facebook, and ...

Environment  Media and Communication

Environment Media and Communication


  • Author : Anders Hansen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2010-03-02
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781135280925


Environment Media and Communication Book Description :

Communication about ‘the environment’ in and through a broad array of news, advertising, art and entertainment media is one of the major sources of public and political understanding of definitions, issues and problems associated with the environment. Environment, Media and Communication examines the social, cultural and political roles of the media as a public arena for images, representations, definitions and controversy regarding the environment. The book starts by discussing and outlining a framework for analyzing media and communication roles in the emergence of the environment and environmental problems as issues for public and political concern. It proceeds to examine who and what drives the public agenda on environmental issues, addressin...

The Routledge Handbook of Environment and Communication

The Routledge Handbook of Environment and Communication


  • Author : Anders Hansen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-03-05
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781134521388


The Routledge Handbook of Environment and Communication Book Description :

This Handbook provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for theory, research and practice with regard to environment and communication, and it does this from a perspective which is both international and multi-disciplinary in scope. Offering comprehensive critical reviews of the history and state of the art of research into the key dimensions of environmental communication, the chapters of this handbook together demonstrate the strengths of multi-disciplinary and cross-disciplinary approaches to understanding the centrality of communication to how the environment is constructed, and indeed contested, socially, politically and culturally. Organised in five thematic sections, The Routledge Handbook of Environment and Communication includes...