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Critical and Cultural Studies

Meenakshi Gigi Durham

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Critical and Cultural Studies Introduction Critical and cultural studies of communication are focused on the analysis of cultural artifacts and pra...

Freedom of the Press

Dwight Teeter

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Freedom of the Press Introduction Freedom of the press refers to the freedom to criticize government without suffering official interference or punish...

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...

Sex in the Media

Barrie Gunter

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Sex in the Media Introduction Mediated sex is a prevalent attribute of most forms of public entertainment. Sexual scenarios permeate fictio...

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...

Federal Communications Commission

Christopher H. Sterling

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Federal Communications Commission Introduction For eight decades, the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has been the primary federal ...

Entertainment

Helena Bilandzic

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Entertainment Introduction Entertainment formats, as trivial as they may seem to an educated audience, are used by millions of audience members duri...

Deliberation

Michael A. Xenos

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Deliberation Introduction “Deliberative democracy” refers to democratic processes based on thorough consideration and discussion of issues from a vari...

Knowledge Gap

Yoo Ri 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 of ...

Third-Person Effect

Yariv Tsfati

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Third-Person Effect Introduction Audience perceptions regarding media influence have been extensively studied since the 1980s. Originating with a lan...

Heuristics

Young Mie Kim

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Heuristics Introduction When making a judgment, individuals do not necessarily use particularistic information and engage in mentally taxing c...

News Framing

David Tewksbury

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

News Framing Introduction How political issues are presented in news stories makes a difference. That rather simple statement is the core of framing ...

Video

Karen Ritzenhoff

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Video Introduction The global media landscape is transforming quickly thanks to the digital revolution that has phased out taped-based electro...

Diffusion of Innovations

Ronald Rice

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-07-27

Diffusion of Innovations Introduction Diffusion is the process through which an innovation (an idea, product, technology, process, or service) ...

Information and Communication Technology for Development

Philip Howard

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Information and Communication Technology for Development Introduction Information and communication technologies have an immense impact on the oppo...

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...

Priming

Francesca Dillman-Carpentier

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Priming Introduction Using the analogy of priming a water pump to get the water ready for use, priming in social science research refers to the “ac...

Annenberg, Walter H.

Kathleen Hall Jamieson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Walter H. Annenberg Introduction When he was nominated by President Richard Nixon to serve as US ambassador to the Court of St. James’s in 1969...

Embedded Coverage

Michel M. Haigh

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Embedded Coverage Introduction When examining the stories told about the war in Iraq, one notices reporters reporting from the battlefield, “em...

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...

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