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Product Description: Travelling through theories of emotion and affect, this book addresses the key ways in which media studies can be brought to bear upon everyday encounters with online cultures and practices. The book takes stock of where we are emotionally with regard to the Internet in the context of other screen media...read more

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9780230283770 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 31, 2013, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Travelling through theories of emotion and affect, this book addresses the key ways in which media studies can be brought to bear upon everyday encounters with online cultures and practices.

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Product Description: A comprehensive introduction to the study of media audiences as well as new research on viewers' emotional engagement with television texts. The text provides a detailed introduction to the history of audience research and an overview of the various competing theories on audience; a discussion of current debates within television audience research; an examination of the concept of emotion in relation to different aspects of audience research, such as feminist approaches, issues related to genre, and aesthetics;a small scale research project on television and emotion; and workshop exercises, along with film and television references, internet resources, and additional materials to accompany lectures and seminars...read more

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9780748624171 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: A comprehensive introduction to the study of media audiences as well as new research on viewers' emotional engagement with television texts.

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9780748624188, titled "Media Audiences: Television, Meaning and Emotion" | Edinburgh Univ Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: An engaging and original study of current research on television audiences and the concept of emotion, this book offers a unique approach to key issues within television studies.

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Product Description: What is the nature of desire? This book gives an accessible introduction to the concept, and a coherent critique of the competing theories of desire within contemporary theory. Through analysis of representations of desire in television and film, it considers ways in which the conceptĀ is theorized and presented on screen...read more

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9781403989604 | Palgrave Macmillan, May 13, 2008, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: What is the nature of desire?

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Product Description: This book explores the concept of desire through psychoanalytic theory (in the work of Freud and Lacan), in feminist theory, and in contemporary critical theory and literature. The book examines what the author terms "critical scenes of desire" in literary and artistic examples in order to argue that desire, as a concept, allows for moments of production and transformation...read more

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9780773455597 | Edwin Mellen Pr, February 28, 2007, cover price $139.95 | About this edition: This book explores the concept of desire through psychoanalytic theory (in the work of Freud and Lacan), in feminist theory, and in contemporary critical theory and literature.

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