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Media, information & communication industries books

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The Little Data Book on Information and Communication Technology 2013 by World Bank The Little Data Book on Information and Communication Technology 2013

This Little Data Book presents at-a-glance tables for over 213 economies showing the most recent national data on key indicators of information and communications technology (ICT), including access, quality, affordability, efficiency, sustainability, and applications.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

From Networks to Netflix A Guide to Changing Channels by Derek Johnson From Networks to Netflix A Guide to Changing Channels

Even as the television industry experiences significant transformation and disruption in the face of streaming and online delivery, the television channel itself persists. If anything, the television channel landscape has become more complex to navigate as viewers can now choose...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2018

From Networks to Netflix A Guide to Changing Channels by Derek Johnson From Networks to Netflix A Guide to Changing Channels

Even as the television industry experiences significant transformation and disruption in the face of streaming and online delivery, the television channel itself persists. If anything, the television channel landscape has become more complex to navigate as viewers can now choose...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/01/2018

Spanish-Language Television in the United States Fifty Years of Development by Kenton T. (Texas Tech University, USA) Wilkinson Spanish-Language Television in the United States Fifty Years of Development
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Since its introduction in the early 1960s, Spanish-language television in the United States has grown in step with the Hispanic population. Industry and demographic projections forecast rising influence through the 21st century. This book traces U.S. Spanish-language television's development from...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/01/2018

The Marvel Studios Phenomenon Inside a Transmedia Universe by Mike McKenny, Martin Flanagan, Andrew Livingstone The Marvel Studios Phenomenon Inside a Transmedia Universe
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Marvel Studios has provided some of the biggest worldwide cinematic hits of the last eight years, from Iron Man (2008) to the record-breaking The Avengers (2012), and beyond. Having announced plans to extend its production of connected texts in cinema,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/12/2017

Reconceptualising Film Policies by Nolwenn (Universite de Nantes, France) Mingant Reconceptualising Film Policies
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This volume explores and interrogates the shifts and changes in both government and industry-based screen policies over the past 30 years. It covers a diverse range of film industries from different parts of the world, along with the interrelationship between...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2017

Feminist in a Software Lab Difference + Design by Tara McPherson Feminist in a Software Lab Difference + Design

Tara McPherson asks what might it mean to design-from conception-digital tools and applications that emerge from contextual concerns of cultural theory and from a feminist concern for difference. This question leads to the Vectors lab, which for a dozen years...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/11/2017

Critical Perspectives on Media, Power and Change by Tomanic (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia) Ilija Critical Perspectives on Media, Power and Change
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This book aims to feed into the critical debates about media, power and change through the respectful inclusion of a wide variety of critical approaches and traditions. This diversity is simultaneously structured and balanced by a deeply shared set of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

Coming Soon

Coming Soon Film Trailers and the Selling of Hollywood Technology by Keith M. Johnston Coming Soon Film Trailers and the Selling of Hollywood Technology

The audience's first exposure to a new movie is often in the form of a 'coming attraction' trailer. This book demonstrates how the trailer has educated audiences in film technologies such as synchronized sound, widescreen and 3-D, tracing the trailer's...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2018

Public Opinion, Campaign Politics & Media Audiences by Bridget Griffen-Foley, Sean Scalmer Public Opinion, Campaign Politics & Media Audiences
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Investigates the fascinating landscape of media-driven politics through the prisms of public opinion , political campaigning, and audiences. From Indigenous voting rights and climate change to talkback radio and right-wing populism, Public Opinion, Campaign Politics & Media Audiences showcases new...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/01/2018

Pondering the Fault Lines of Anywhere Working (Telework, Telecommuting) A Literature Review by Yvette Blount Pondering the Fault Lines of Anywhere Working (Telework, Telecommuting) A Literature Review

Anywhere working (other terms include telework, telecommuting amongst others) has been of interest to researchers, policy makers and practitioners for over forty years. The predicted uptake of anywhere working as a flexible working option has not eventuated. This monograph reviews...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/01/2018

Dhuuluu-Yala - To Talk Straight Publishing Indigenous Literature by Anita Heiss Dhuuluu-Yala - To Talk Straight Publishing Indigenous Literature


Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2018

Handbook of Media Management and Economics by Alan (University of North Texas, USA) Albarran Handbook of Media Management and Economics
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The Handbook of Media Management and Economics has become a required reference for students, professors, policy makers and industry practitioners. The volume was developed around two primary objectives: assessing the state of knowledge for the key topics in the media...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/04/2018

Handbook of Media Management and Economics by Alan (University of North Texas, USA) Albarran Handbook of Media Management and Economics
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The Handbook of Media Management and Economics has become a required reference for students, professors, policy makers and industry practitioners. The volume was developed around two primary objectives: assessing the state of knowledge for the key topics in the media...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/04/2018

Other books in this genre

Understanding the Business of Global Media in the Digital Age by Micky (Suffolk University, USA) Lee, Dal Yong (Simon Fraser University, Canada) Jin Understanding the Business of Global Media in the Digital Age
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This new introductory textbook provides students with the tools they need to understand the way digital technologies have transformed the global media business of the 21st century. Focusing on three main approaches - media economics, critical political economy, and production...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

Understanding the Business of Global Media in the Digital Age by Micky (Suffolk University, USA) Lee, Dal Yong (Simon Fraser University, Canada) Jin Understanding the Business of Global Media in the Digital Age
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This new introductory textbook provides students with the tools they need to understand the way digital technologies have transformed the global media business of the 21st century. Focusing on three main approaches - media economics, critical political economy, and production...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Samsung, Media Empire and Family A power web by Chunhyo (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Korea) Kim Samsung, Media Empire and Family A power web
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This book analyses media conglomerates owning multiple media holdings under centralized ownership within and across media markets. It argues that Asian capitalists utilize both a market-oriented ideology and family connections to build their media empires, thereby creating cultural conglomerates that...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

Information 2.0 New models of information production, distribution and consumption by Martin De Saulles Information 2.0 New models of information production, distribution and consumption

This textbook provides an overview of the digital information landscape and explains the implications of the technological changes for the information industry, from publishers and broadcasters to the information professionals who manage information in all its forms.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/09/2017

Rebranding Europe Fundamentals for Leadership Communication by Stavros Papagianneas Rebranding Europe Fundamentals for Leadership Communication

Explores why EU communication fails and how to make it succeed. This volume illustrates how Europe can be rebranded by providing key recommendations on how to convey the added value of the EU in the daily lives of its citizens....
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

An Empire of Print The New York Publishing Trade in the Early American Republic by Steven Carl Smith An Empire of Print The New York Publishing Trade in the Early American Republic

Traces the evolution of New York's publishing trade from the end of the American Revolution to the Age of Jackson. Explores the gradual development of local, regional, and national distribution networks in the early republic.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/06/2017

Make Ours Marvel Media Convergence and a Comics Universe by Matt Yockey Make Ours Marvel Media Convergence and a Comics Universe

The creation of the Fantastic Four effectively launched the Marvel Comics brand in 1961. Within ten years, the introduction (or reintroduction) of characters such as Spider-Man, the Hulk, Iron Man, Captain America, and the X-Men catapulted Marvel past its primary...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/06/2017

European Media in Crisis Values, Risks and Policies by Josef (University of Salzburg, Austria) Trappel European Media in Crisis Values, Risks and Policies
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When the financial markets collapsed in 2008, the media industry was affected by a major slump in advertising revenues, and a formerly highly successful business model fell into a state of decay. This economic crisis has threatened core social values...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2017

Textuality and Knowledge Essays by Peter L. Shillingsburg Textuality and Knowledge Essays

A collection of essays exploring the role of textual studies in understanding and editing texts, and in understanding the historical developments and cultural differences in editorial and archival systems.
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/06/2017

Managing Media Businesses A Game Plan to Navigate Disruption and Uncertainty by Mike Rosenberg Managing Media Businesses A Game Plan to Navigate Disruption and Uncertainty

While more and more content is being published, fewer and fewer businesses are finding a way to do so profitably and sustainably.Your answers to these questions that vex your media or entertainment business will depend on your frame - a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/06/2017

Make Ours Marvel Media Convergence and a Comics Universe by Matt Yockey Make Ours Marvel Media Convergence and a Comics Universe

Tracing the rise of the Marvel Comics brand from the creation of the Fantastic Four to the development of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, this volume of original essays considers how a comic book publisher became a transmedia empire.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

Social Media Potenziale, Trends, Chancen Und Risiken by Roland Gabriel, Heinz-Peter Rohrs Social Media Potenziale, Trends, Chancen Und Risiken
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Format: Paperback - Released: 29/05/2017

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