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Converging Media: A New Introduction to Mass Communication
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Publisher Oxford Univ Pr
Publication date December 16, 2011
Pages 487
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780199859931
ISBN-10 0199859930
Dimensions 0.75 by 8.25 by 10.75 in.
Weight 2.50 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $97.95
Other format details university press
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: WHAT'S NEW IN THE THIRD EDITION, 2013-2014 UPDATE?

>The role of the media in the 2012 election process and results

>Guide to how the content in Converging Media relates to each of the twelve core values and competencies of the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC). Visit us online at for more information on how we provide this content.

>Up-to-date coverage of topics in the mass media such as the Facebook IPO

>Six new chapter-opening vignettes to foster critical thinking:
** The Huffington Post's Pulitzer Prize win
** Digital piracy including the controversy with SOPA and PIPA
** eBook pricing
** China's internet censorship
** Impact of Super PACs on elections
** Critics' reactions to personalized online news sites, such as

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With John V. Pavlik | 5th edition from Oxford Univ Pr (January 11, 2016)
9780190271510 | details & prices | 435 pages | 8.50 × 11.00 × 0.75 in. | 2.32 lbs | List price $94.95
About: From reading news on tablets to video calling on smartphones, digital media has changed the ways in which we communicate.
With John V. Pavlik | 4th edition from Oxford Univ Pr (January 28, 2014)
9780199342303 | details & prices | 480 pages | 10.00 × 12.00 × 1.00 in. | 2.20 lbs | List price $101.95
About: From reading newspapers on smartphones to calling friends on the computer, digital media has changed the ways in which we communicate.
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With John V. Pavlik | from Oxford Univ Pr (December 16, 2011)
9780199859931 | details & prices | 487 pages | 8.25 × 10.75 × 0.75 in. | 2.50 lbs | List price $97.95
With John V. Pavlik | 2 edition from Oxford Univ Pr (January 5, 2010)
9780195379105 | details & prices | 479 pages | 8.75 × 11.25 × 0.75 in. | 2.50 lbs | List price $87.95
About: Digital media is changing the ways in which we communicate: we watch TV and movies online, call friends on computers, and read newspapers on cell phones.

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