Key Concepts in Media and Communications

Paul K. Jones, David Holmes

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    This book covers the key concepts central to understanding recent developments in media and communications studies. Wide-ranging in scope and accessible in style it sets out a useful, clear map of the important theories, methods and debates. The entries critically explore the limits of a key concept as much as the traditions that define it. They include clear definitions, are introduced within the wider context of the field and each one: is fully cross-referenced is appropriately illustrated with examples, tables and diagrams provides a guide to further reading. This book is an essential resource for students of media and communications across sociology, cultural studies, creative industries and of course, media and communications courses.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationLondon
    PublisherSAGE Publications
    Number of pages272
    ISBN (Print)9781412928229
    Publication statusPublished - 2011

    Publication series

    NameSAGE Key Concepts series


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