Critical Media Studies: An Introduction / Edition 1

Critical Media Studies: An Introduction / Edition 1

by Brian L. Ott, Robert L. Mack
     
 

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ISBN-10: 140516185X

ISBN-13: 9781405161855

Pub. Date: 09/01/2009

Publisher: Wiley

Critical Media Studies is a state of the art introduction to media studies that demonstrates how to think critically about the power and influence of the media.

  • Provides extensive case study material, including exercises and “media labs” in each chapter to encourage student participation

  • Draws on examples from print, broadcast

Overview

Critical Media Studies is a state of the art introduction to media studies that demonstrates how to think critically about the power and influence of the media.

  • Provides extensive case study material, including exercises and “media labs” in each chapter to encourage student participation

  • Draws on examples from print, broadcast, and new media, including advertising, music, film, television, video games, and the internet

  • Accompanied by a website with supplementary material, additional case studies, test banks, PowerPoint slides, and a guide for professors

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405161855
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/01/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

A Shout Out!

1. Introducing Critical Media Studies.

Part I: Media Industries: Marxist, Organizational, and Pragmatic Perspectives.

2. Marxist Analysis.

3. Organizational Analysis.

4. Pragmatic Analysis.

Part II:Media Messages: Rhetorical, Cultural, Psychoanalytic, Feminist, and Queer Perspectives.

5. Rhetorical Analysis.

6. Cultural Analysis.

7. Psychoanalytic Analysis.

8. Feminist Analysis.

9. Queer Analysis.

Part III:Media Audiences: Reception, Erotic, and Ecological Perspectives.

10. Reception Analysis.

11. Erotic Analysis.

12. Ecological Analysis.

13. Conclusion: the Partial Pachyderm.

Glossary.

Index.

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