Mass Media Effects Across Cultures

Mass Media Effects Across Cultures

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ISBN-13: 9780803946248
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 04/17/1992
Series: International and Intercultural Communication Annual Series , #16
Pages: 280
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Stella Ting-Toomey (Ph D, University of Washington) is a professor of human communication at California State University, Fullerton (CSUF). She has published numerous books and over more than 100 articles/chapters on the topics of intercultural conflict competence and ethnic identity negotiation process. A recent book title is Understanding Intercultural Communication, Second Edition (with Leeva Chung; Oxford University Press). Her publications have also appeared in the International Journal of Intercultural Relations, Communication Monographs, Human Communication Research, and The International Journal of Conflict Management, among others. Dr. Ting-Toomey’s teaching passions include intercultural conflict theory and practice and intercultural communication training. She is the 2008 recipient of the 23-campus wide CSU Wang Family Excellence Award, and the 2007–2008 recipient of the CSU-Fullerton Outstanding Professor Award. She has lectured widely throughout the United States, Asia, and Europe on the theme of mindful intercultural conflict competence.

Table of Contents

Media Effects Across Cultures - Felipe Korzenny and Elizabeth Schiff
Challenges and Opportunities
PART ONE: THEORETICAL AND METHODOLOGICAL REVIEWS
Texts in Contexts - Arthur Asa Berger
Analyzing Media and Popular Culture from a Cross-Cultural Perspective
When Fiction and News Cross Over the Border - Akiba A Cohen and Itzhak Roeh
Notes on Differential Readings and Effects
Search for Change - Steven H Chaffee
Survey Studies of International Media Effects
Mass Media Effects in High- and Low- Context Cultures - Raymond Gozzi, Jr
Preventing AIDS Through Persuasive Communications - Kim Witte
A Framework for Constructing Effective, Culturally-Specific Health Messages
PART TWO: DATA AND RESEARCH APPROACHES
What Makes News - Joseph D Straubhaar et al
Western, Socialist and Third World Television Newscasts Compared in Eight Countries
Comprehension of Transitional Editing Conventions by African Tribal Villagers - Renée Hobbs and Richard Frost
Video and Cultural Identity - Kate Madden
The Inuit Broadcasting Corporation Experience
Parental Mediation of Children's Mass Media Behaviors in China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and the United States - Bradley S Greenberg, Linlin Ku and Hairong Li
Comparative Cultivation Analysis - Michael Morgan and James Shanahan
Television and Adolescents in Argentina and Taiwan
PART THREE: MEDIA ACROSS CULTURES AND THE FUTURE
Media Networking - L Ripley Smith
Toward a Model for the Global Management of Sociocultural Change
The Ethics Behind the Effects - Thomas W Cooper
A Comparison of National Media Codes of Ethics
EPILOGUE
Mass Communication and Culture - Fred L Casmir
An Epilogue

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