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Eoinn Rounds rated it really liked it Jun 11, Convergence Culture Henry Jenkins. This is an excellent introductory text for media studies students’ – Times Higher Education Praise for the first edition: Tessa Houghton marked it as to-read Jul 14, Description “This is a eiin and lively introduction to key concepts and developments in media and media studies. How do music, television and social media influence what we understand about friendship, fun, political events, democracy, globalization and even our own selves?

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Incisive questions framed through accessible and detailed examples provide a platform for a wealth of different activities that engage readers in the critical study of media. Equipping students to become critical thinkers, Understanding the Media Teaches understaneing theoretical foundations and key concepts students need to get started on their own media studies Shows the ‘how to’ with guided exercises and reflections Improves essay writing with a guide to the research literature Helps students take learning further with guided free online readings Brings concepts to life with examples and case studies on everything from Harry Potter and Big Brother to the Occupy movement.

Undergraduates are often very media savvy and have an intuitive mastery of their symbolic environment. Author Eoin Devereux applies a model of media analysis that gives equal weight to the production, content, and reception of media texts. Understanding New Media Eugenia Siapera. Misunderstanding News Audiences Eiri Elvestad. Students will gain a rich understanding of how the media play a role in society, both in giving pleasures and creating power relationships.

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Clearly written, comprehensive, well organised and up to date This book teaches students how to ask critical questions of the media, and gives them the analytical tools to answer those questions. Trivia About Understanding The Owls Do Cry Janet Frame. Jane Mutley marked it as to-read Feb 01, Understanding the Media Eoin Devereux Limited preview – Communicating in the 21st Century Baden Eunson.


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Mike Bourke added it Jul 30, The package as a whole is an invaluable introduction to any student trying to get to grips with the social study of the mass media’ – Professor Peter Golding, Loughborough University.

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Now thoroughly revised and expanded this Second Edition: A joy for those of us teaching the subject. Leona rated it liked it Jul 06, Thomas Conway marked it as to-read Sep 12, tye Manufacturing Consent Noam Chomsky. Issues and Strategies Jane Johnston Limited preview – Song-yi LEE rated it really liked it Mar 06, Analytic understanding, however, is another story and that is precisely what this book offers.