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Global Entertainment Media: A Critical Introduction
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Blackwell Pub
Publication date April 20, 2015
Pages 270
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781118955437
ISBN-10 1118955439
Dimensions 1 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
Original list price $97.95
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Balancing provocative criticism with clear explanations of complex ideas, this student-friendly introduction investigates the crucial role global entertainment media has played in the emergence of transitional capitalism. 

  • Examines the influence of global entertainment media on the emergence of transnational capitalism, providing a framework for explaining and understanding world culture as part of changing class relations and media practices
  • Uses action adventure movies to demonstrate the complex relationship between international media political economy, entertainment content, global culture, and cultural hegemony
  • Draws on examples of public and community media in Venezuela and Latin America to illustrate the relations between government policies, media structures, public access to media, and media content
  • Engagingly written with crisp and controversial commentary to both inform and entertain readers
  • Includes student-friendly features such as fully-integrated call out boxes with definitions of terms and concepts, and lists and summaries of transnational entertainment media


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9781118955437 | details & prices | 270 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $97.95
About: Balancing provocative criticism with clear explanations of complex ideas, this student-friendly introduction investigates the crucial role global entertainment media has played in the emergence of transitional capitalism.
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9781118955444 | details & prices | 270 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $51.95

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