New media : an introduction (3rd edition)
Flew, Terry (2008) New media : an introduction (3rd edition). Oxford University Press, Melbourne.
This book combines a comprehensive overview of theories of new media with contemporary case studies. Based on an historic understanding of new media developments, the book explores the role of new media in a globally networked society. It examines the social, political and economic impact of new technologies on creativity industry and culture from a cross-disciplinary perspective.
Features of the book include
• Chapters on Social Networking Media, Participatory Media Cultures and Citizen Journalism • Overview of key concepts in new media studies • New local and global case studies include YouTube, political blogs, online journalism, digital copyright, the global Internet, Asian creative industries and online gaming • Balancing local content and context with a global perspective • Evaluating the significance of Web 2.0 and user-led innovation • Interviews with key new media players such as Vinton Cerf provide insight into the practicalities of working in the new media environment
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|Additional Information:||This is the third volume of this text. Previous volumes were published by OUP in 2002 and 2005.|
|Keywords:||media, new media, Internet, digital media, communications technology, social networks, games, participatory media culture, citizen journalism|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES (200100) > Communication Technology and Digital Media Studies (200102)|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Current > Schools > Journalism, Media & Communication
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2008 Oxford University Press|
|Deposited On:||03 Apr 2009 00:41|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 13:45|
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