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Critical Media Studies: An Introduction / Edition 2
     

Critical Media Studies: An Introduction / Edition 2

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by Brian L. Ott, Robert L. Mack
 

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ISBN-10: 1118553977

ISBN-13: 9781118553978

Pub. Date: 01/28/2014

Publisher: Wiley

Fully revised to reflect today’s media environment, this new edition of Critical Media Studies offers students a comprehensive introduction to the field and demonstrates how to think critically about the power and influence of media in our daily lives.

  • Presents an engaging and comprehensive introduction to a broad range of critical

Overview

Fully revised to reflect today’s media environment, this new edition of Critical Media Studies offers students a comprehensive introduction to the field and demonstrates how to think critically about the power and influence of media in our daily lives.

  • Presents an engaging and comprehensive introduction to a broad range of critical approaches to the field written in an accessible way
  • Features a new chapter on sociological analysis that reveals how audiences use media in their everyday lives to manage social roles, relationships, and contexts
  • Offers substantial updates to examples used in the book to reflect contemporary industry standards, textual forms, and audience behaviors
  • Delivers up-to-date media references that resonate with today’s undergraduates
  • Updated with more global examples for broader appeal
  • Enhanced online resources, including PowerPoint slides, test bank, study guides and sample assignments, available upon publication at www.wiley.com/go/criticalmediastudies

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118553978
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/2014
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
473,976
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.70(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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