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Gekaufte Journalisten: Wie Politiker, Geheimdienste und Hochfinanz Deutschlands Massenmedien lenken

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Journalisten manipulieren uns im Interesse der Mächtigen Haben auch Sie das Gefühl, häufig manipuliert und von den Medien belogen zu werden? Dann geht es Ihnen wie der Mehrheit der Deutschen. Bislang galt es als »Verschwörungstheorie«, dass Leitmedien uns Bürger…
Digital Mosaic: Media, Power, and Identity in Canada
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|January 26, 2015

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Digital Media has transformed the way Canadians socialize and interact, conduct business, experience culture, fight political battles, and acquire knowledge. Traditional media, including newspapers and conventional TV networks, remain the primary link to Canada's…
Homelessness & Health in Canada
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|April 24, 2014

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Homelessness & Health in Canada explores, for the first time, the social, structural, and environmental factors that shape the health of homeless persons in Canada. Covering a wide range of topics from youth homelessness to end-of-life care, the authors strive to…
The Spectralities Reader: Ghosts and Haunting in Contemporary Cultural Theory

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The Spectralities Reader is the first volume to collect the rich scholarship produced in the wake of the "spectral turn” of the early 1990s, which saw ghosts and haunting conjured as compelling analytical and methodological tools across the humanities and social…
Popular Music as Promotion: Music and Branding in the Digital Age

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?Business-as-usual? has been transformed across the music industries in the post-CD age. Against widespread hype about the purported decline of the major music labels, this book provides a critique of the ways these companies have successfully adapted to digital…
The Unfulfilled Promise of Press Freedom in Canada
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|April 24, 2017

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Canadian news reports are riddled with accounts of Access to Information requests denied and government reports released with large swaths of content redacted. The Unfulfilled Promise of Press Freedom in Canada offers a vast array of viewpoints that critically…
What Journalism Could Be
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|January 6, 2017

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What Journalism Could Be asks readers to reimagine the news by embracing a conceptual prism long championed by one of journalism?s leading contemporary scholars. A former reporter, media critic and academic, Barbie Zelizer charts a singular journey through…
Digital, Political, Radical
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|September 26, 2016

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Digital, Political, Radical is a siren call to the field of media and communications and the study of social and political movements. We must put the politics of transformation at the very heart of our analyses to meet the global challenges of gross inequality…
Another Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short Lives

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WINNER OF THE 2017 J. ANTHONY LUKAS PRIZE On an average day in America, seven children and teens will be shot dead. In Another Day in the Death of America , award-winning journalist Gary Younge tells the stories of the lives lost during one such day. It could…
Still in the Saddle: The Hollywood Western, 1969–1980
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|August 3, 2015

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By the end of the 1960s, the Hollywood West of Tom Mix, Randolph Scott, and even John Wayne was passé—or so the story goes. Many film historians and critics have argued that movies portraying a mythic American West gave way to revisionist films that influential…
Tyson: Nurture of the Beast
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|April 26, 2013

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Beast. Monster. Savage. Psycho. The glowering menace of Mike Tyson has spooked us for almost two decades. And still we remain fascinated. Why? Ellis Cashmore's answer is disturbing: white society has created Tyson as vengeance for the loss of privilege produced…
Debt for Sale: A Social History of the Credit Trap
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|April 20, 2011

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Credit and debt appear to be natural, permanent facets of Americans' lives, but a debt-based economy and debt-financed lifestyles are actually recent inventions. In 1951 Diners Club issued a plastic card that enabled patrons to pay for their meals at select New…
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