Media Now: Understanding Media, Culture, and Technology
Cengage Learning, Jan 1, 2011 - Business & Economics - 592 pages
MEDIA NOW, Seventh Edition, encourages students to think critically about the media and its effects on culture by providing them with a thorough understanding of how media technologies develop, operate, converge, and affect society. MEDIA NOW develops students’ media literacy skills to prepare them for their encounters in the expanding fields of the Internet, interactive media, and traditional media industries through engaging, up-to-date material that covers the essential history, theories, concepts, and technical knowledge they need to thrive. Extensively updated in a new seventh edition, MEDIA NOW provides a comprehensive introduction to today’s global media environment and ongoing developments in technology, culture, and critical theory that continue to transform this rapidly evolving industry and affect our daily lives.
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My - one and only- favorite texbook during my graduate study :) For me it's the most comprehensive book for understanding media Read full review