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Knowledge Gap

Yoori Hwang, Brian Southwell

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Knowledge Gap Introduction The essential notion of the knowledge gap is the proposition that a discrepancy exists in the knowledge that people...

Mass Communication

Hans-Bernd Brosius, Veronika Karnowski

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Mass Communication Introduction Mass communication can be best described by its counterparts. With regard to the number of people involved, mass com...

Media Convergence

Richard A. Gershon

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Media Convergence Introduction For communication scholars, convergence is a fairly elastic term that has come to mean different things dependi...

Media Credibility

Yariv Tsfati

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media Credibility Introduction Audience perceptions regarding the credibility of news media have been studied using several concepts, including “medi...

Media Dependency

Joo-Young Jung

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media Dependency Introduction Media system dependency theory was first developed by Sandra Ball-Rokeach and Melvin DeFleur in 1976. The theory a...

Media Ecology

Kate Milberry

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Media Ecology Introduction Neil Postman famously used a biological metaphor to explain “media ecology,” a term he borrowed from McLuhan to spe...

Media Economics

Randal Beam

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media Economics Introduction Scholarship on media economics applies economic principles and theories to the study of organizations and industries eng...

Media Economics, Theories of

Gracie Lawson-Borders

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Theories of Media Economics Introduction The business of media includes economics and research, and studies in the field examine numerous aspe...

Media Effects

Yariv Tsfati

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media Effects Introduction Media effects are typically defined as social or psychological responses occurring in individuals, dyads, small groups,...

Media Ethics

Clifford Christians

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media Ethics Introduction As with professional ethics as a whole, media ethics is divided into three parts: metaethics, normative ethics, and descr...

Media Exposure Measurement

James G. Webster, Harsh Taneja

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Media Exposure Measurement Introduction Measuring exposure to media is a common practice around the world. The principle reason for doing so i...

Media Literacy

W. James Potter

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Media Literacy Introduction Thousands of books, articles, and web pages have been published about media literacy by authors all over the wo...

Media Logic

Gianpietro Mazzoleni, Sergio Splendore

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2015-06-29

Media Logic Introduction This entry offers a review of works in communication studies. It discusses the theoretical debate and empirical resea...

Media Policy and Governance

Monroe E. Price, Manuel Puppis, Stefaan G. Verhulst

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Media Policy and Governance Introduction One of the most important institutions of modern society, the media, has witnessed a dramatic transfo...

Media Regulation

Des Freedman

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Media Regulation Introduction “Media regulation” refers to the process by which a range of specific, often legally binding, tools are applied ...

Media Sociology

Silvio Waisbord

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Media Sociology Introduction This article offers a review of key works in media sociology and identifies key themes in sociological research t...

Media, Educational

Shalom Fisch

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Educational Media Introduction All too frequently, discussions of the effects of electronic media on children focus solely on the negative, su...

Media, Gays and Lesbians in the

David Gudelunas

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Gays and Lesbians in the Media Introduction How gay men and lesbians are represented in the media has been one of the most prolific areas of re...

Media, Social

Homero Gil de Zúñiga, Mark Coddington

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Social Media Introduction Social Media (SM) research is a relatively new area of academic inquiry; thus, it finds itself in constant flux. Res...

Mobile Communication Studies

Yi-Fan Chen

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Mobile Communication Studies Introduction Mobile media are recognized as the fastest-growing media category. Although mobile media users were ...

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