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Transforming Communication About Culture: Critical New Directions / Edition 1
     

Transforming Communication About Culture: Critical New Directions / Edition 1

by Mary Jane Collier
 

ISBN-10: 0761924876

ISBN-13: 9780761924876

Pub. Date: 10/24/2001

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The 24th volume addresses how people's lives and experiences across the world are being transformed by technological changes, media institutions, political ideologies, and social forces. Nine articles consider such topics as implications of the privatization of television in India, diasporic cinema and media definitions of Indian femininity, the construction of

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The 24th volume addresses how people's lives and experiences across the world are being transformed by technological changes, media institutions, political ideologies, and social forces. Nine articles consider such topics as implications of the privatization of television in India, diasporic cinema and media definitions of Indian femininity, the construction of Latinos and Latino issue, and peril and play in an Arab-American community. The contributors are from a range of countries, but all now working in the US.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761924876
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
10/24/2001
Series:
International and Intercultural Communication Annual Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Transforming Communication About Culture: An Introduction - M.J. Collier
1. Japanese-ness, Whiteness, and the "Other" in Japan's Internationalization - E. Fujimoto
2. From "Orphan of Asia" to "Moses Coming Out of Egypt ": A Metaphorical Analysis of the Transformation of Taiwan's Political Identity - H.C. Chang
3. Gender, (Inter)Nationl(alization), and Culture: Implications of the Privatization of Television in India - S. Malhotra & R.D. Crabtree
4. Indian Press's Response to International Satellite Television in India: A Textual Analysis - A. Roy
5. The Language of Honor (izzat) and Shame (sharm): National and Gender Identities in Apna Ghar (Our Home) - K.E. Supriya
6. Queering the Nation: Diasporic Cinema and Media Definitions of Indian Femininity - S. Moorti
7. Targeting the Latino Vote in 2000, Part 1: The Construction of Latinos and Latino Issues - M. Schiffman & F.A. Subervi-Velez
8. Traveling Identities in Joking Performances: Peril and Play in an Arab-American Community - K.D. Hay & S.L. Kline
9. Dialogue on the Edges: Ferment in Communication and Culture - M.J. Collier et al
Author Index
Subject Index
About the Editor
About the Contributors

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