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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...

McLuhan, Marshall

Paul Levinson

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Marshall McluhanIntroductionMarshall McLuhan (b. 1911–d. 1980) burst into iconic fame in the 1960s as a scholar who could explain the revolutionizing ...

Media Activism

David Elliot Berman, Victor Pickard

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Media ActivismIntroductionFrom Tiananmen Square to Tahrir Square, physical togetherness—the amassing of bodies in public space—is an integral part of ...

Media Aesthetics

Liv Hausken

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Media AestheticsIntroductionMedia aesthetics is an interdisciplinary arena for research on media technologies, aesthetics (sense perception), and medi...

Media and Time

Robbie Fordyce

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Media and TimeIntroductionThe shift to electronic computing that began slowly in the late 20th century, and has only become more widespread since, was...

Media Bias

Robert Lichter, Justin Rolfe-Redding, Stephen Farnsworth

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Media BiasIntroductionAre the news media biased? This has long been a heated question in the public sphere, particularly in the American political set...

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 DependencyIntroductionMedia system dependency (MSD) theory was first developed by Sandra Ball-Rokeach and Melvin DeFleur in 1976. The theory add...

Media Ecology

Kate Milberry

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Media EcologyIntroductionNeil Postman famously used a biological metaphor to explain “media ecology,” a term he borrowed from McLuhan to spearhead an ...

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 EthicsIntroductionAs with professional ethics as a whole, media ethics is divided into three parts: metaethics, normative ethics, and descriptiv...

Media Events

Julia Sonnevend

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Media EventsIntroduction“Media event” seems like a concept that has been around forever, but it is a relatively new invention in media research. Its o...

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 LogicIntroductionThis entry offers a review of works in communication studies. It discusses the theoretical debate and empirical research that h...

Media Management

Juan Pablo Artero Muñoz

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Media ManagementIntroductionMedia management is an interdisciplinary research area devoted to study how media organizations use scarce resources to me...

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...

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