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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...

Intergroup Communication

Liz Jones, Bernadette Watson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Intergroup Communication Introduction Intergroup communication proposes that when individuals interact with each other, it is most often their...

Political Economy

Vincent Mosco

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Political Economy Introduction The communication scholar interested in the political economy approach starts by studying different ways to ...

Indexing

Regina G. Lawrence

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Indexing Introduction “Indexing” is a theory of news content and press-state relations first formulated as the “indexing hypothesis.” At its co...

Codes and Cultural Discourse Analysis

Donal Carbaugh

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Codes and Cultural Discourse Analysis Introduction The concept of code is used in this body of work to identify a system of beliefs and values that...

Journalism, Tabloid

Maria Elizabeth Grabe, Namrata Sharma

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Tabloid Journalism Introduction The term tabloid is often traced back to Alfred Harmsworth, who used the term in 1896 to describe the size of ...

Cyberpolitics

Philip Howard

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Cyberpolitics Introduction Cyberpolitics is a domain of inquiry into the role of new information technologies in contemporary political life....

Elaboration Likelihood Model

H. Allen White

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Elaboration Likelihood Model Introduction The Elaboration Likelihood Model (ELM), developed by Richard E. Petty and John T. Cacioppo in the early 1980...

Advertisements, Televised Political

Bill Benoit

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Televised Political Advertisements Introduction The first political television advertisement was run by Senator Benton of Connecticut in 1950....

Time Warner

Amelia Arsenault

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Time Warner Introduction Time Warner (TW) ranks among the top three largest diversified media conglomerates in the world. The corporation was ...

Advertising

Esther Thorson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Advertising Introduction Advertising is defined as paid communication from an identified sponsor using mass media to persuade an audience. There...

Censorship

Betty Houchin Winfield

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Censorship Introduction In a very large body of censorship scholarship spanning centuries, communication scholars point out that every civiliza...

Communication Campaigns

Ronald Rice, Charles K. Atkin

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Communication Campaigns Introduction Public communication campaigns encompass strategies for producing effects on the knowledge, attitudes, and b...

Radio Studies

Stephen Lax

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Radio Studies Introduction The field of radio studies has undergone something of a resurgence in recent years. More radio is taught at univers...

Public Relations

María Len-Ríos

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Public Relations Introduction The practice of public relations (PR) has been around for a long time, although the modern practice of public...

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...

Reality Television

Laurie Ouellette

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-04-24

Reality Television Introduction Reality television, which can be broadly defined as unscripted entertainment programming, has existed since the...

Journalism and Trauma

Meg Spratt, Sue Lockett John

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Journalism and Trauma Introduction The consideration of journalism and trauma as a distinct field of practice, education, and research is rela...

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