The Handbook of Global Media Research

The Handbook of Global Media Research

Editor(s): Ingrid Volkmer

Published Online: 20 AUG 2012 04:25AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405198707

Online ISBN: 9781118255278

DOI: 10.1002/9781118255278

About this Book

Bringing together the perspectives of more than 40 internationally acclaimed authors, The Handbook of Global Media Research explores competing methodologies in the dynamic field of transnational media and communications, providing valuable insight into research practice in a globalized media landscape.

  • Provides a framework for the critical debate of comparative media research
  • Posits transnational media research as reflective of advanced globalization processes, and explores its roles and responsibilities 
  • Articulates the key themes and competing methodological approaches in a dynamic and developing field
  • Showcases the perspectives and ideas of 30 leading internationally acclaimed scholars
  • Offers a platform for the discussion of crucial issues from a variety of theoretical, methodical and practical viewpoints

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: History of Transnational Media Research

  2. Part II: Re-Conceptualizing Research across Globalized Network Cultures

  3. Part III: Supra- and Sub-National Spheres: Researching Transnational Spaces

  4. Part IV: Identifying Spheres of Comparison in Globalized Contexts

  5. Part V: Comparative Research and Contexts of Challenges

    1. Chapter 27

      Europe (pages 470–484)

      Claes H. de Vreese and Rens Vliegenthart

    2. Chapter 29

      “Africa Talks Climate” (pages 504–520)

      Anna Godfrey, Miriam Burton and Emily LeRoux-Rutledge

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