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What Are You Laughing At? : A Comprehensive Guide to the Comedic Event

Subjects: Comedy--History and criticism--Theory, etcSOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies; PERFORMING ARTS / Television / General

  • Abstract: If you're looking for a book that will teach you how to write comedy, we suggest you keep moving. You still have time to pick ...

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News Discourse

Subjects: JournalismLANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Semantics; SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies

  • Abstract: This book explores the role of language and images in newspaper, radio, online and television news. The authors introduce useful frameworks for analysing language, image ...

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Creative Enterprise : Contemporary Art Between Museum and Marketplace

Subjects: Art, Modern--21st century; Art--Economic aspects; Art museums--Economic aspectsSOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies; ART / Criticism & Theory; PHILOSOPHY / Aesthetics

  • Abstract: In the face of unparalleled growth and a truly global audience, the popularity of contemporary art has clearly become a double-edged affair. Today, an unprecedented ...

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Cybertext Poetics : The Critical Landscape of New Media Literary Theory

Subjects: Communication and technology; Literature and society; Digital media--Social aspectsSOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies; LITERARY CRITICISM / General; PHILOSOPHY / Aesthetics

  • Abstract: Equally interested in what is and what could be, Cybertext Poetics combines ludology and cybertext theory to solve persistent problems and introduce paradigm changes in ...

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The Sacred and the Cinema : Reconfiguring the 'Genuinely' Religious Film

Subjects: Religion in motion pictures; Religious films--History and criticism; Motion pictures--Religious aspectsSOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies; PERFORMING ARTS / Film / General

  • Abstract: For more than half a century now, scholars have debated over what comprises a'genuinely'religious film-one that evinces an'authentic'manifestation of the sacred. Often these scholars do ...

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Simulating War : Studying Conflict Through Simulation Games

Subjects: War games; Simulation gamesHISTORY / Military / General; HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century / General; SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies

  • Abstract: Over the past fifty years, many thousands of conflict simulations have been published that bring the dynamics of past and possible future wars to life. ...

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Error: Glitch, Noise, and Jam in New Media Cultures

Subjects: Information technology--Social aspects; Errors--Social aspectsSOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies; TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / General

  • Abstract: Divided into three sections, Error brings together established critics and emerging voices to offer a significant contribution to the field of new ...

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Trauma Journalism : On Deadline in Harm's Way

Subjects: Journalists--Mental health; Journalism--Psychological aspects; Journalists--Violence againstSOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies; HISTORY / Modern / 21st Century

  • Abstract: The role of journalists in covering trauma and tragedy isn't new. Witnessing acts of violence, destruction and terror has long been the professional responsibility of ...

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Investigative Journalism in China : Journalism, Power, and Society

Subjects: Press and politics--China; Freedom of the press--China; Journalism--Political aspects--ChinaSOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies; HISTORY / Social History

  • Abstract: In the framework of democratic societies, investigative journalism is deemed as serving the public interest, helping maintain a healthy public sphere and helping to hold ...

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