Coverart for item
The Resource Understanding global news : a critical introduction, Jaap van Ginneken

Understanding global news : a critical introduction, Jaap van Ginneken

Label
Understanding global news : a critical introduction
Title
Understanding global news
Title remainder
a critical introduction
Statement of responsibility
Jaap van Ginneken
Creator
Subject
Language
  • engdut
  • eng
Summary
Using the enormous number of available examples and a range of theoretical perspectives, the author demonstrates the ways in which the news media are able to manipulate an individual's perception of the world
Member of
UCNgzU1SL0Y
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Schepping van de wereld in het nieuws
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ginneken, Jaap van
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Mass media
Label
Understanding global news : a critical introduction, Jaap van Ginneken
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the Dutch
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 228-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. What is News, and What is 'Nothing New'? The philosophy of the notable and the inconspicuous -- 3. Which are the World's Most Influential Media? The economics of rich and poor media markets -- 4. Who are Journalists and How Do they Work? The sociology of professionals and laymen -- 5. Who Gets to Speak in the World News? The politics of loud and whispering voices -- 6. When Does Something Become World News? The history of ruptures and continuities -- 7. Where Does World News Come From? The geography of centres and peripheries -- 8. How are Messages Formulated? The linguistics of lines and between the lines -- 9. How Do Images Come About? The semiology of what is seen and overseen -- 10. What Effects Do the Media Have? The psychology of compassion and misunderstanding -- 11. Conclusion: Us, We and Them -- App. Studying Global Media
Control code
0761957081
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 239 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780761957096
Lccn
97-061880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps
Label
Understanding global news : a critical introduction, Jaap van Ginneken
Publication
Note
Translated from the Dutch
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (p. 228-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. What is News, and What is 'Nothing New'? The philosophy of the notable and the inconspicuous -- 3. Which are the World's Most Influential Media? The economics of rich and poor media markets -- 4. Who are Journalists and How Do they Work? The sociology of professionals and laymen -- 5. Who Gets to Speak in the World News? The politics of loud and whispering voices -- 6. When Does Something Become World News? The history of ruptures and continuities -- 7. Where Does World News Come From? The geography of centres and peripheries -- 8. How are Messages Formulated? The linguistics of lines and between the lines -- 9. How Do Images Come About? The semiology of what is seen and overseen -- 10. What Effects Do the Media Have? The psychology of compassion and misunderstanding -- 11. Conclusion: Us, We and Them -- App. Studying Global Media
Control code
0761957081
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 239 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780761957096
Lccn
97-061880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., facsims, maps

Library Locations

    • Sydney Jones LibraryBorrow it
      Chatham Street, Liverpool, L7 7BD, GB
      53.403069 -2.963723
Processing Feedback ...