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Globalisation, Democracy and the Arab Media

El Mustapha Lahlali

in Contemporary Arab Broadcast Media

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748639090
eISBN:
9780748671304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748639090.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter explores the impact of global media practice on the Arab media. The drastic changes on the global media stage have had undeniable repercussions on the way the Arab media operates. The ... More


Out of Nowhere

Michael Keane, Anthony Fung, and Albert Moran

in New Television, Globalisation, and the East Asian Cultural Imagination

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098206
eISBN:
9789882207219
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098206.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

The success of the United States in global media and advertising markets forms a common theme within cultural studies and political economy. Hollywood continues to relentlessly impose its presence on ... More


The Media Commons: Globalization and Environmental Discourses

Patrick D. Murphy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252041037
eISBN:
9780252099588
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252041037.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Today's global media sustains a potent new environmental consciousness. Paradoxically, it also serves as a far-reaching platform that promotes the unsustainable consumption ravaging our planet. ... More


Endless Growth: Neoliberalism and Global Media’s Promethean Logic

Patrick D. Murphy

in The Media Commons: Globalization and Environmental Discourses

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780252041037
eISBN:
9780252099588
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252041037.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter maps how the Promethean discourse has “gone global” by tracing changes in structural networks, policy and relationships of capital in commercial media that favored its reemergence. ... More


News of the Future (and the Future of News)

Joel Simon

in The New Censorship: Inside the Global Battle for Media Freedom

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231160643
eISBN:
9780231538336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231160643.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter presents some preemptive measures that can be taken to meet the following challenges to the global flow of information: a new generation of autocrats who are better at concealing ... More


Euro-Visions: Musical Play and Ethnic Entertainment in the New Europe

in Identity Games: Globalization and the Transformation of Media Cultures in the New Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262090452
eISBN:
9780262255127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262090452.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter describes the musical gypsy on the global music platform, and also explains that global media accessibility and transnational mobility do not automatically disturb international ... More


Big Brother, Bigg Boss: Reality Television as Global Form

Biswarup Sen

in Channeling Cultures: Television Studies from India

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780198092056
eISBN:
9780199082889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092056.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter looks at one well-known format in reality television– Big Brother (Bigg Boss in India) – in order to shed light on the complicated relationship between the forces of globalization, ... More


Transnational Media Wars over Sex Trafficking: Abolishing the “New Slave Trade” or the New Nativism?

Felicity Schaeffer-Grabiel

in Circuits of Visibility: Gender and Transnational Media Cultures

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814737309
eISBN:
9780814744680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814737309.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter discusses global media outreach against sex trafficking, specifically analyzing anti-trafficking media campaigns that have appeared in a variety of media formats—film documentaries, art ... More


What Goods Mean in Cuba

Amelia Rosenberg Weinreb

in Cuba in the Shadow of Change: Daily Life in the Twilight of the Revolution

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033693
eISBN:
9780813039695
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033693.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter focuses on the means of obtaining goods and information about goods in the late-socialist era: state-issued brand-name goods and goods in a state of shortage. It describes the role of ... More


Without Osama: and the Critique of the War on Terror

Purnima Bose

in Covering Bin Laden: Global Media and the World's Most Wanted Man

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038860
eISBN:
9780252096822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038860.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Tere Bin Laden (2010), an Indian independent film in Hindi, written and directed by Abhishek Sharma, is a madcap comedy about an ambitious Pakistani journalist, Ali Hassan, who stages a fake video of ... More


Berlin 1936 as Global Broadcast Spectacle and Personal Experience

Michael J. Socolow

in Six Minutes in Berlin: Broadcast Spectacle and Rowing Gold at the Nazi Olympics

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040702
eISBN:
9780252099144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040702.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Radio

This chapter recounts the arrival of the U.S. athletes in Berlin. The emotional intensity of Berlin's Olympic welcome stunned visitors. “Men who had been with former Olympic teams said that this was ... More


The Divergence in the Content Choices of Journalists and Consumers

Pablo Javier Boczkowski and Eugenia Mitchelstein

in The News Gap: When the Information Preferences of the Media and the Public Diverge

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780262019835
eISBN:
9780262318181
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019835.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Chapter 2 shows that the thematic content preferences of journalists and consumers on 15 leading sites whose headquarters are located in seven countries in the Americas and Western Europe, such as ... More


Traveling without a Passport: “Original” Streaming Content in the Transatlantic Distribution Ecosystem

Karen Petruska and Faye Woods

in Transatlantic Television Drama: Industries, Programs, and Fans

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190663124
eISBN:
9780190663162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190663124.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies, World Literature

The speed and breadth with which global television is crossing borders has been accelerated by legal web-delivered platforms, particularly services like Netflix and Amazon Video internationally and ... More


Al Jazeera, Social Media, and Digital Journalism

Philip N. Howard and Muzammil M. Hussain

in Democracy’s Fourth Wave?: Digital Media and the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199936953
eISBN:
9780199333080
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936953.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

In many of the countries caught up in revolutionary fervor, it was a small group of civic leaders who first used digital media in creative ways to reach a wider public eager for political change. But ... More


‘To Make Strange Things Possible’: The Photomontages of the Bakor Photo Studio in Lamu, Kenya

Heike Behrend

in Media and Identity in Africa

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748635221
eISBN:
9780748653010
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635221.003.0016
Subject:
Society and Culture, African Studies

The Bakor Studio in Lamu, situated on one of the main streets of the Old Town, was established in the 1960s. The founder, Mr Omar Said Bakor, born in 1932, was a self-made man and brilliant ... More


Made-for-Media Murder

Anthony W. Fontes

in Mortal Doubt: Transnational Gangs and Social Order in Guatemala City

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780520297081
eISBN:
9780520969599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520297081.003.0011
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

Today in Guatemala, terror is often spoken through corpses chopped up and left in garbage bags in the street, female bodies raped and tortured and quartered, and charred gangster corpses placed in ... More


Latin American Digital Satire: Critical Humor as Glocal Entertainment in Times of the Internet

Paul Alonso

in Satiric TV in the Americas: Critical Metatainment as Negotiated Dissent

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190636500
eISBN:
9780190872861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190636500.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Chapter 6 focuses on Latin American digital satire, analyzing the cases of: 1) Enchufe.tv, an online comedy series that satirizes Ecuadorian idiosyncrasies and local urban culture; 2) El Pulso de la ... More


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