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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...

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 SociologyIntroductionThis article offers a review of key works in media sociology and identifies key themes in sociological research that have c...

Media Systems Theory

Josef Seethaler

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2017-09-27

Media Systems TheoryIntroductionThis article outlines the paradigms and research traditions in the analysis of the development and organization of med...

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...

Merton, Robert K.

Peter Simonson, Stephanie Hartzell

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Robert K. MertonIntroductionRobert K. Merton (1910–2003) was a versatile and highly influential American sociologist whose writings have had a lasting...

Message Characteristics and Persuasion

Daniel J. O'Keefe

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2018-04-26

Message Characteristics and PersuasionIntroductionThe role of message characteristics in persuasion has long been a subject of research attention—for ...

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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