154 results for

Sort By:

Sorted By: Top Matches
Filtered By:
Books
Social and Cultural Studies
Current Events
$35 - $39.99
eBook
1 - 12 of 154 Results
Top Matches
Social Media: A Critical Introduction
Kobo ebook

|February 20, 2017

$37.39 online

$46.63

save 19%

Available for download

Not available in stores

"Timely new chapters on China and the 'sharing economy' of Uber and Airbnb strengthen an already vital contribution to communication studies. Through the lens of critical theory, Fuchs provides the essential text for students of our new media world." – Vincent…
Social Media: Pedagogy and Practice
Kobo ebook

|December 23, 2013

$38.39 online

$47.99

save 20%

Available for download

Not available in stores

Social Media: Pedagogy and Practice examines how interactive technologies can be applied to teaching, research and the practice of communication. This book demonstrates how social media can be utilized in the classroom to build the skillsets of students going…
Beyond Blurred Lines: Rape Culture in Popular Media
Kobo ebook

|October 19, 2016

$37.19 online

$46.50

save 20%

Available for download

Not available in stores

From its origins in academic discourse in the 1970s to our collective imagination today, the concept of “rape culture” has resonated in a variety of spheres, including television, gaming, comic book culture, and college campuses. Beyond Blurred Lines traces ways…
Reel Pleasures: Cinema Audiences and Entrepreneurs in Twentieth-Century Urban Tanzania

Available for download

Not available in stores

Reel Pleasures brings the world of African moviehouses and the publics they engendered to life, revealing how local fans creatively reworked global media—from Indian melodrama to Italian westerns, kung fu, and blaxploitation films—to speak to local dreams and…
No Longer Homeless: How the Ex-Homeless Get and Stay Off the Streets
Kobo ebook

|This title releases February 1, 2018

$35.59 online

$44.50

save 20%

Pre-order online

Not available in stores

Research suggests that between 6 and 14 percent of the US population has been homeless at some point in their lives—a huge number of people. No Longer Homeless shares the stories of people who have formerly been homeless to examine how they transition off the…
Misinformation and Mass Audiences
Kobo ebook

|This title releases January 24, 2018

$35.99 online

$44.95

save 19%

Pre-order online

Not available in stores

Lies and inaccurate information are as old as humanity, but never before have they been so easy to spread. Each moment of every day, the Internet and broadcast media purvey misinformation, either deliberately or accidentally, to a mass audience on subjects…
No Longer Homeless: How the Ex-Homeless Get and Stay Off the Streets
Kobo ebook

|This title releases February 1, 2018

$35.59 online

$44.50

save 20%

Pre-order online

Not available in stores

Research suggests that between 6 and 14 percent of the US population has been homeless at some point in their lives—a huge number of people. No Longer Homeless shares the stories of people who have formerly been homeless to examine how they transition off the…
Reading the Popular, Second Edition
Kobo ebook

|December 4, 2017

$38.39 online

$47.90

save 19%

Available for download

Not available in stores

This revised edition of a now classic text includes a new introduction by Henry Jenkins, explaining ‘Why Fiske Still Matters’ for today’s students, followed by a discussion between former Fiske students Kevin Glynn, Jonathan Gray, and Pamela Wilson on the theme…
Disability Media Studies
Kobo ebook

|October 3, 2017

$37.39 online

$46.63

save 19%

Available for download

Not available in stores

**Introduces key ideas and offers a sense of the new frontiers and questions in the emerging field of disability media studies ** Disability Media Studies articulates the formation of a new field of study, based in the rich traditions of media, cultural, and…
Children of the Camp: The Lives of Somali Youth Raised in Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya

Available for download

Not available in stores

Chronic violence has characterized Somalia for over two decades, forcing nearly two million people to flee. A significant number have settled in camps in neighboring countries, where children were born and raised. Based on in-depth fieldwork, this book explores…
(Not) Getting Paid to Do What You Love: Gender, Social Media, and Aspirational Work

Available for download

Not available in stores

An illuminating investigation into a class of enterprising women aspiring to “make it” in the social media economy but often finding only unpaid work Profound transformations in our digital society have brought many enterprising women to social media…
Privacy and the Media
Kobo ebook

|March 20, 2017

$35.19 online

$43.96

save 19%

Available for download

Not available in stores

Instructors - Electronic inspection copies are available or contact your local sales representative for an inspection copy of the print version. Questions of privacy are critical to the study of contemporary media and society. When we’re more and more connected…
Loading