Mediatization: Concept, Changes, Consequences

Mediatization: Concept, Changes, Consequences

by Knut Lundby
     
 

The media are ubiquitous and constantly changing, causing social and cultural shifts. This book examines how processes of mediatization affect almost all areas of contemporary social and cultural life, and takes the theoretical debate on mediatization in communication studies and media sociology to a critical edge.See more details below

Overview

The media are ubiquitous and constantly changing, causing social and cultural shifts. This book examines how processes of mediatization affect almost all areas of contemporary social and cultural life, and takes the theoretical debate on mediatization in communication studies and media sociology to a critical edge.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433105623
Publisher:
Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/28/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
317
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

The Editor: Knut Lundby is Professor of Media Studies in the Department of Media and Communication at the University of Oslo, Norway. He holds a Dr.philos. degree in sociology from the University of Oslo. He was the founding director of the interdisciplinary research centre InterMedia at the University of Oslo, focusing on design, communication, and learning in digital environments. He is the director of the Mediatized Stories project and edited Digital Storytelling, Mediatized Stories: Self-representations in New Media (Peter Lang, 2008).

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