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Media Now 2012 Update / Edition 7
     

Media Now 2012 Update / Edition 7

by Joseph Straubhaar
 

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ISBN-10: 1439082650

ISBN-13: 2901439082651

Pub. Date: 01/01/2012

Publisher: Cengage Learning


MEDIA NOW empowers you to think critically about the media and its effects on culture by providing a thorough understanding of how media technologies develop, operate, converge, and affect society. MEDIA NOW prepares you for encounters in the expanding fields of the Internet, interactive media, and traditional media industries through engaging, up-to-date material

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MEDIA NOW empowers you to think critically about the media and its effects on culture by providing a thorough understanding of how media technologies develop, operate, converge, and affect society. MEDIA NOW prepares you for encounters in the expanding fields of the Internet, interactive media, and traditional media industries through engaging, up-to-date material that covers the essential history, theories, concepts, and technical knowledge you need to thrive. Extensively updated in a new seventh edition, MEDIA NOW provides a comprehensive introduction to today's global media environment and ongoing developments in technology, culture, and critical theory that continue to transform this rapidly evolving industry and affect our daily lives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2901439082651
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2012
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
592

Table of Contents


1. The Changing Media. 2. Media and Society. 3. Books and Magazines. 4. Newspapers. 5. Recorded Music. 6. Radio. 7. Film and Home Video. 8. Television. 9. The Internet. 10. Public Relations. 11. Advertising. 12. The Third Screen: From Bell's Phone to iPhone. 13. Video Games. 14. Media Uses and Effects. 15. Media Policy and Law. 16. Media Ethics. 17. Global Communications Media.

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