Bourdieu and the Journalistic Field / Edition 1

Bourdieu and the Journalistic Field / Edition 1

by Rodney Benson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0745633870

ISBN-13: 9780745633879

Pub. Date: 01/24/2005

Publisher: Wiley

'Bourdieu and the Journalistic Field' is an exciting new text which builds on Bourdieu's critique of our media-saturated culture. Presenting the work of influential scholars who worked with or were influenced by Bourdieu, this volume is the book for scholars seeking a more detailed elaboration of field theory in relation to the mass media.  See more details below

Overview

'Bourdieu and the Journalistic Field' is an exciting new text which builds on Bourdieu's critique of our media-saturated culture. Presenting the work of influential scholars who worked with or were influenced by Bourdieu, this volume is the book for scholars seeking a more detailed elaboration of field theory in relation to the mass media.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780745633879
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/24/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
1,235,260
Product dimensions:
6.05(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.76(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction : field theory as a work in progress1
2The political field, the social science field, and the journalistic field29
3The "double dependency" : the journalistic field between politics and markets48
4Subfields of specialized journalism64
5Mapping field variation : journalism in France and the United States85
6The contaminated blood scandal : reframing medical news113
7Economic journalism in France135
8Media consecration of the political order156
9Channeling into the journalistic field : youth activism and the media justice movement174
10Bourdieu, the Frankfurt school, and cultural studies : on some misunderstandings195
11Autonomy from what?214
12Field theory, differentiation theory, and comparative media research224

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