Chapter 8. ‘Scientificity’ and its Alternatives: Aspects of Philosophy and Methodology within Media and Cultural Studies Research

  1. Professor John Atkinson and
  2. Professor Malcolm Crowe
  1. Neil Blain

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470777930.ch8

Interdisciplinary Research: Diverse Approaches in Science, Technology, Health and Society

Interdisciplinary Research: Diverse Approaches in Science, Technology, Health and Society

How to Cite

Blain, N. (2006) ‘Scientificity’ and its Alternatives: Aspects of Philosophy and Methodology within Media and Cultural Studies Research, in Interdisciplinary Research: Diverse Approaches in Science, Technology, Health and Society (eds J. Atkinson and M. Crowe), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470777930.ch8

Editor Information

  1. University of Paisley

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 AUG 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861564702

Online ISBN: 9780470777930

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Keywords:

  • media studies;
  • cultural studies;
  • communication studies;
  • political economy;
  • society

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Some Theory

  • Babel in Research Mode: The Media and Cultural Studies Collective

  • An Autobiographical Report

  • The Problem of Culture (I): Big Assertions

  • The Problem of Culture (II): Small Assertions

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References