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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 ...


Anya Schiffrin

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

MuckrakingIntroduction“Muckraking journalism” is synonymous with in-depth investigative journalism that has an impact and addresses subjects of import...

Multimodal Discourse Analysis, Approaches to

Jesse Pirini

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

Approaches to Multimodal Discourse AnalysisIntroductionCulture and society are produced through interactions between people, objects, and environments...

Multinational Organizations, Communication and Culture in

Juana Du

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2020-11-24

Communication and Culture in Multinational OrganizationsIntroductionScholarly work and research on communication in multinational organizations contin...

Murdoch, Rupert

Rodney Tiffen

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Rupert MurdochIntroductionRupert Murdoch is probably the best-known media proprietor in the English-speaking world. He has built an enormous empire fr...


Paul Cobley

Subject: Communication »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

NarrativeIntroductionAs a concept, narrative has now seriously come of age. Whereas in the past people may have talked about “stories,” they now refer...

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