Video Cultures: Media Technology and Everyday Creativity by D. BuckinghamVideo Cultures: Media Technology and Everyday Creativity by D. Buckingham

Video Cultures: Media Technology and Everyday Creativity

EditorD. Buckingham

Hardcover | October 9, 2009

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Over the past decade, there has been a huge increase in ordinary people's access to video production technology. These essays explore the theoretical significance of this trend and its impact on society, as well as examining a wide range of case studies, from camcorders and camera phones to YouTube and citizen journalism.
DAVID BUCKINGHAM is Professor of Education and Director of the Centre for the Study of Children, Youth and Media at the Institute of Education, London University, UK. His research focuses on children and young people's interactions with electronic media, and on media education. REBEKAH WILLETT is Lecturer in Media, ICT and Cultural St...
Title:Video Cultures: Media Technology and Everyday CreativityFormat:HardcoverDimensions:248 pagesPublished:October 9, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230221866

ISBN - 13:9780230221864

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Table of Contents

List of Figures * Acknowledgements * In The Frame: Mapping Camcorder Cultures--R.Willett * A Commonplace Art? Understanding Amateur Media Production--D.Buckingham * 'Take Back The Tube!': The Discursive Construction of Amateur Film- and Video-Making--D.Buckingham, M.Pini & R.Willett * Inside the Home Mode--M.Pini * Speaking Back? In Search of the Citizen Journalist--D.Buckingham * Parodic Practices: Amateur Spoofs on Video Sharing Sites--R.Willett * Skate Perception: Self-Representation, Identity and Visual Style in a Youth Subculture--D.Buckingham
* Handing Over Control? Access, 'Ordinary People' and Video Nation--J.Henderson * In The Bedroom: Sex on Video--M.Pini * The Hidden World of Organised Amateur Film-Making--D.Buckingham * Always On: Camera Phones, Video Production and Identity--R.Willett * Power To The People? The Past and Future of Amateur Video--D.Buckingham * Notes * Index