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Oliver Boyd-Barrett

Full Name: Oliver Boyd-barrett
Number of Works: 9
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ISBN: 0415058740, 9780415058742
Keywords: power, knowledge, media
Pages: 496
Published: 1986
  • Rating: 60%
ISBN: 0340676868, 9780340676868
Keywords: context, global, media
Pages: 384
Published: 1997

Globalisation is one of the most potent concepts informing academic debates across many disciplines on the threshold of the 21st century. Issues of communication, culture and media lie close to the heart of this contested concept which variously refers to the collapse of time and space as obstacles to human activity, to processes of economic and cultural expansion, to the undermining of the nation state as a critical building block for any transnational activity, to parallel tendencies towards both uniformity and fragmentation. This Reader combines classic work in the field with a series of
ISBN: 0063182637, 9780063182639
Keywords: management, postschool, approaches
Pages: 460
Published: 1983

This book is a Course Reader for the Open University course, Management in Post-School Education. </p> It is not necessary to become an undergraduate of the Open University in order to take the course.
ISBN: 0340652292, 9780340652299
Keywords: reader, media, approaches
Pages: 576
Published: 1995
  • Rating: 60%

<DIV><DIV>This volume illustrates and exemplifies the variety of ways in which the mass media have been researched over the past fifty or more years. It provides extracts from seminal works and relates them to developments in the field as a whole and to later works. The volume identifies the major divisions within the field, including mass society theory, the media effects tradition, political economy, the public sphere, media occupations and professionals, cultural hegemony, feminism, and "new" audience research. </DIV></DIV>
ISBN: 0851702953, 9780851702957
Keywords: introduction, education, media
Pages: 450
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 100%