Murakami Sale
 
 

Sociology


spacer

Sociology
Media


There are 3739 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Sociology - Media
Page 2 of 187 next

Fighting for Air: The Battle to Control America's Media
Fighting for Air: The Battle to Control America's Media
by Eric Klinenberg
Publisher Comments
An "admirably researched and lucidly written" investigation of the corporate takeover of the media--and what it means for Americans --that "should serve as a wake-up call" (Daniel Schorr, NPR) For the residents of Minot, North Dakota, Clear Channel... (read more)

List Price $19.99
Your price: $4.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media
The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media
by Brooke Gladstone
Publisher Comments
Nearly one million weekly listeners trust NPR's Brooke Gladstone to guide them through the distortions and complexities of the modern media. This brilliant radio personality now bursts onto the page as an illustrated character in vivid comics drawn by... (read more)

List Price $23.95
Your price: $9.98
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


Remediation: Understanding New Media
Remediation: Understanding New Media
by J David Bolter
Publisher Comments
Media critics remain captivated by the modernist myth of the new: they assume that digital technologies such as the World Wide Web, virtual reality, and computer graphics must divorce themselves from earlier media for a new set of aesthetic and cultural... (read more)

List Price $29.95
Your price: $13.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Remotely Controlled: How Television Is Damaging Our Lives
Remotely Controlled: How Television Is Damaging Our Lives
by Aric Sigman
Publisher Comments
A startling exposé of Britain's growing addiction to television and why and what should be done to stop it, the author looks at the statistics that show television has become an obsession even more influential than parents inside the... (read more)

Your price: $16.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Social Media Reader
The Social Media Reader
by Michael (edt) Mandiberg
Publisher Comments
Your price: $29.50
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Personal Connections in the Digital Age (10 Edition)
Personal Connections in the Digital Age (10 Edition)
by Nancy K. Baym
Publisher Comments
The internet and the mobile phone have disrupted many of our conventional understandings of ourselves and our relationships, raising anxieties and hopes about their effects on our lives. This timely and vibrant book provides frameworks for thinking... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $15.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (Or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30)
The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (Or, Don't Trust Anyone Under 30)
by Mark Bauerlein
Publisher Comments
This shocking, surprisingly entertaining romp into the intellectual nether regions of today's underthirty set reveals the disturbing and, ultimately, incontrovertible truth: cyberculture is turning us into a society of know-nothings.... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $6.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


European Cinemas, European Societies: 1939-1990 (Studies in Film, Television, and the Media)
European Cinemas, European Societies: 1939-1990 (Studies in Film, Television, and the Media)
by Pierre Sorlin
Publisher Comments
Pierre Sorlin looks at the way the nations of Europe have expressed their cultural individuality in film, and shows how the impact of a common evolution towards federalism can be detected in films.... (read more)

List Price $33.95
Your price: $10.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Convergence Culture
Convergence Culture
by Henry Jenkins
Publisher Comments
This Major Reference series brings together a wide range of key international articles in law and legal theory. Many of these essays are not readily accessible, and their presentation in these volumes will provide a vital new resource for both research... (read more)

List Price $50.00
Your price: $14.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


UnSpun: Finding Facts in a World of Disinformation
UnSpun: Finding Facts in a World of Disinformation
by Brooks Jackson and Kathleen Hall Jamieson
Publisher Comments
Americans are bombarded daily with mixed messages, half-truths, misleading statements, and out-and-out fabrications masquerading as facts. The news media-once the vaunted watchdogs of our republic-are often too timid or distracted to identify these... (read more)

List Price $15.00
Your price: $5.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Storyworlds Across Media: Toward a Media-Conscious Narratology (Frontiers of Narrative)
Storyworlds Across Media: Toward a Media-Conscious Narratology (Frontiers of Narrative)
by Marie-laure (edt) Ryan
Publisher Comments
The proliferation of media and their ever-increasing role in our daily life has produced a strong sense that understanding media—everything from oral storytelling, literary narrative, newspapers, and comics to radio, film, TV, and video games... (read more)

Your price: $42.50
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Fic: Why Fanfiction Is Taking Over the World
Fic: Why Fanfiction Is Taking Over the World
by Anne Jamison
Publisher Comments
What is fanfiction, and what is it not? Why does fanfiction matter? And what makes it so important to the future of literature? Fic is a groundbreaking exploration of the history and culture of fan writing and what it means for the way we think about... (read more)

Your price: $14.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Documentary Expression and Thirties America (86 Edition)
Documentary Expression and Thirties America (86 Edition)
by William Stott
Publisher Comments
"A comprehensive inquiry into the attitudes and ambitions that characterized the documentary impulse of the thirties. The subject is a large one, for it embraces (among much else) radical journalism, academic sociology, the esthetics of photography... (read more)

List Price $35.00
Your price: $27.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Global Indigenous Media (08 Edition)
Global Indigenous Media (08 Edition)
by Pamela Wilson
Publisher Comments
In this exciting interdisciplinary collection, scholars, activists, and media producers explore the emergence of Indigenous media: forms of media expression conceptualized, produced, and created by Indigenous peoples around the globe. Whether discussing... (read more)

List Price $25.95
Your price: $20.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Tweets and the Streets: Social Media and Contemporary Activism
Tweets and the Streets: Social Media and Contemporary Activism
by Paolo Gerbaudo
Publisher Comments
Tweets and the Streets analyses the culture of the new protest movements of the 21st century. From the Arab Spring to the "indignados" protests in Spain and the Occupy movement, Paolo Gerbaudo examines the relationship between the rise of social media... (read more)

Your price: $29.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Games of Empire: Global Capitalism and Video Games (Electronic Mediations)
Games of Empire: Global Capitalism and Video Games (Electronic Mediations)
by Nick Dyer Witheford
Publisher Comments
In the first decade of the twenty-first century, video games are an integral part of global media culture, rivaling Hollywood in revenue and influence. No longer confined to a subculture of adolescent males, video games today are played by adults around... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $8.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Thirty Seconds to Air a Field Reporter's Guide to Live Television Reporting
Thirty Seconds to Air a Field Reporter's Guide to Live Television Reporting
by Bob Arya
Publisher Comments
A pocket (5x7") field guide explaining procedures and skills needed to produce live television newscasts notable for substance and style. Covers live presentation, delivery, and legal and ethical issues in a conversational style, and illustrates... (read more)

Your price: $48.75
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Spreadable Media: Creating Value and Meaning in a Networked Culture
Spreadable Media: Creating Value and Meaning in a Networked Culture
by Henry Jenkins
Publisher Comments
Spreadable Media maps fundamental changes taking place in our contemporary media environment, a space where corporations no longer tightly control media distribution and many of us are directly involved in the circulation of content. It contrasts “... (read more)

Your price: $29.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


National Conversations: Public Service Media and Cultural Diversity in Europe
National Conversations: Public Service Media and Cultural Diversity in Europe
by Karina (edt) Horsti
Publisher Comments
Public service broadcasting is in the process of evolving into “public service media” as a response to the challenges of digitalization, intensive competition, and financial vulnerability. While many commentators regard public service as being... (read more)

Your price: $67.50
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


The Best American Infographics 2013 (Best American)
The Best American Infographics 2013 (Best American)
by Gareth Cook
Publisher Comments
The rise of infographics across virtually all print and electronic media—from a striking breakdown of classic cocktails to a graphic tracking 200 influential moments that changed the world to visually arresting depictions of Twitter traffic&... (read more)

List Price $20.00
Your price: $11.98
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


«prev 2 4 5 ... 187 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 3739 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Sociology
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.