Cultural Diversity and Global Media

  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • 2010
  • Paperback
  • 228
  • Sproget er ikke defineret
  • 1
  • 9781405180467

Cultural Diversity and Global Media explores the relationship between the media and multiculturalism. * Summarises and critically discusses current approaches to multiculturalism and the media from a global perspecive * Explores both the theoretical debates and empirical findings on multiculturalism and the media * Assumes the new perspective of mediation of cultural diversity, which critically combines elements of previous theories in order to gain a better understanding of the relationship between the media and cultural diversity * Explores media 'moments' of production, representation and consumption, while incorporating arguments on their shifting roles and boundaries * Examines separately the role of the internet, which is linked to many changes in patterns of media production, representation and to increased possibilities for diasporic and transnational communication * Contains pedagogical features that enable readers to understand and critically engage with the material, and draws upon and reviews an extensive bibliography, providing a useful reference tool.

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