The Handbook of Political Economy of Communications

The Handbook of Political Economy of Communications

Editor(s): Janet Wasko, Graham Murdock, Helena Sousa

Published Online: 18 APR 2011 04:55AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405188807

Online ISBN: 9781444395402

DOI: 10.1002/9781444395402

Series Editor(s): Annabelle Sreberny

About this Book

Over the last decade, political economy has grown rapidly as a specialist area of research and teaching within communications and media studies and is now established as a core element in university programmes around the world. The Handbook of Political Economy of Communications offers students and scholars a comprehensive, authoritative, up-to-date and accessible overview of key areas and debates.

  • Combines overviews of core ideas with new case study materials and the best of contemporary theorization and research
  • Written many of the best known authors in the field
  • Includes an international line-up of contributors, drawn from the key markets of North and Latin America, Europe, Australasia, and the Far East

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Legacies and Debates

  2. Part II: Modalities of Power: Ownership, Advertising, Government

  3. Part III: Conditions of Creativity: Industries, Production, Labor

  4. Part IV: Dynamics of Consumption: Choice, Mobilization, Control

  5. Part V: Emerging Issues and Directions

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