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Paper Knowledge is a remarkable book about the mundane: the library card, the promissory note, the movie ticket, the PDF (Portable Document Format). It is a media history of the document. Drawing examples from the 1870s, the 1930s, the 1960s, and today, Lisa…

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In Blood and Capital: The Paramilitarization of Colombia , Jasmin Hristov examines the complexities, dynamics, and contradictions of present-day armed conflict in Colombia. She conducts an in-depth inquiry into the restructuring of the state’s coercive apparatus…

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In this exciting new book Angela McRobbie charts the ‘euphoric’ moment of the new creative economy, as it rose to prominence in the UK during the Blair years, and considers it from the perspective of contemporary experience of economic austerity and uncertainty…

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This book argues that time travel fiction is a narrative "laboratory," a setting for thought experiments in which essential theoretical questions about storytelling--and, by extension, about the philosophy of temporality, history, and subjectivity--are…

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Media power in the global era has to do with how people understand the world, their place in it, and their relation to the others who populate it. Making connections with distant places and people is the work of cosmopolitan imagination, which involves seeing the…

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Cet ouvrage permet de rendre compte, et de confronter, la façon dont les médias dans plusieurs pays du monde - France, Italie, Ukraine, Tunisie,...- ont couvert les "révolutions arabes". Quels cadrages journalistiques ont été adoptés ? Quelles ont été les…

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In 1965, Tom Wolfe famously asked of Marshall McLuhan: "Suppose he is the oracle of the modern times--what if he is right?" Fifty years later, McLuhan's biographer Douglas Coupland, McLuhan's sons, and sixteen scholars explore the many ways in which McLuhan's…

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The last quarter of a century has seen an unprecedented wave of democratization around the globe. In these transitions from authoritarian rule to a more democratic order, the media have played a key role both by facilitating, but frequently also inhibiting,…

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The 1980s saw the rise of Ronald Reagan and the New Right in American politics, the popularity of programs such as thirtysomething and Dynasty on network television, and the increasingly widespread use of VCRs, cable TV, and remote control in American living…

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Few trends have had as much impact on television as formats have in recent years. Long confined to the fringes of the TV industry, they have risen to prominence since the late 1990s. Today, they are a global business with hundreds of programmes adapted across the…

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L'élection présidentielle de 2012 s'est distinguée des précédentes du point de vue de la communication politique. D'un point de vue institutionnel, un président sortant d'un mandat de cinq ans se représentait pour la première fois, donnant à l'élection un aspect…

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Wie eine Region die Welt in Atem hält Die Lage in Nahost spitzt sich zu, es droht ein Flächenbrand mit weltweiten politischen und wirtschaftlichen Auswirkungen. Der Aufstand der Syrer ist zum arabisch-iranischen Stellvertreterkrieg des Nahen Ostens geworden und…