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Historicizing Lifestyle: Mediating Taste, Consumption and Identity from the ...

Mr David Bell, Joanne Hollows - Social Science - 2012 - 188 pages
Examining issues of taste, media and lifestyle from the 1900s to 1970s, this volume provides empirical evidence and debate from varied international perspectives. Including ...
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The Copycat Effect: How the Media and Popular Culture Trigger the Mayhem in ...

Loren Coleman - Social Science - 2004 - 320 pages
VIOLENCE BEGETS VIOLENCE BEGETS VIOLENCE... A disturbed student shoots up his classroom -- and suddenly a wave of mass murder is sweeping through our nation's schools. A young ...
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Rapture Ready!: Adventures in the Parallel Universe of Christian Pop Culture

Daniel Radosh - Social Science - 2008 - 320 pages
What does it mean when a band is judged by how hard they pray rather than how hard they rock? Would Jesus buy "Jesus junk" or wear "witness wear"? What do Christian skate parks ...
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Pictures in Place: Adolescent Usage of Multimedia Messaging in the ...

Kenneth Lim - Computers - 2006 - 340 pages
This study describes data that was gathered in 2004 from fieldwork conducted by students from four schools in Singapore, around tasks of wayfinding and debate. The fieldwork ...
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A Word from Our Viewers: Reflections from Early Television Audiences

Ray E. Barfield - Performing Arts - 2008 - 158 pages
Gathers and gives context to the reactions of those who saw television's early broadcasts-from families to critics to artists.
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Blogging America: The New Public Sphere

Aaron Barlow - Computers - 2008 - 183 pages
Provides an examination of the many current aspects of the blogosphere, from the political to the professional to the personal, and with many stops in between.
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Scottsboro and Its Legacy: The Cases that Challenged American Legal and ...

James R. Acker - History - 2008 - 258 pages
A vivid account of the Scottsboro Boys case-the alleged crimes, their legal aftermath, and their immediate and enduring social significance.
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The Godfather of Tabloid: Generoso Pope Jr. and the National Enquirer

Jack Vitek - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 296 pages
They’re hard to miss at grocery stores and newsstands in America—the colorful, heavily illustrated tabloid newspapers with headlines promising shocking, unlikely, and ...
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Reality Show: Inside the Last Great Television News War

Howard Kurtz - Social Science - 2007 - 480 pages
Dan Rather, Tom Brokaw, Peter Jennings: They were on a first-name basis with the country for a generation, leading viewers through moments of triumph and tragedy. But now that ...
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Christotainment: Selling Jesus Through Popular Culture

Shirley R. Steinberg, Joe L. Kincheloe - Education - 2008 - 305 pages
For more than two thousand years Christian expansion and proselytizing was couched in terms of "defending the faith." Until recently in the United States, much of that defense ...
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