The Power of Global Community Media

The Power of Global Community Media

by Linda K. Fuller
     
 
Drawing on both theoretical and practical case studies, this collection moves from developing attempts at local media to case studies and on to cyber-examples. The contributors, all distinguished international communications scholars, present a range of perspectives on the ever-burgeoning area of grassroots, local media.

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Drawing on both theoretical and practical case studies, this collection moves from developing attempts at local media to case studies and on to cyber-examples. The contributors, all distinguished international communications scholars, present a range of perspectives on the ever-burgeoning area of grassroots, local media.

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From the Publisher

'For years, Fuller has been researching community media. Her collection of studies in Community Media draws on top researchers from across the globe to present cutting-edge analyses of what various communities and activists are doing with a wide range of community media. The collection is a valuable research tool that will be of use to all of us involved in community media and social change.' - Douglas Kellner, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230338326
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
01/31/2012
Edition description:
2012
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Linda K. Fuller is a professor of Communications at Worcester State University and currently a senior fellow at Northeastern University. She recevied her Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts and is the author or (co)editor of more than 20 books and 250+ professional publications and conference reports, including with Palgrave Macmillan: Sport, Rhetoric, and Gender: Historical Perspectives and Media Representations (2006; http://www.LKFullerSport.com); African Women’s Unique Vulnerabilities to HIV/AIDS: Communication Perspectives and Promises (2008), and Women, War, and Violence: Personal Perspectives and Global Activism (co-editor, 2010). The recipient of Fulbright awards to Singapore and Senegal, she chairs her local (Wilbraham, MA) public access cable television station.

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