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Author: Jill Walker Rettberg
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity, 2014. ©2014
Series: Digital media and society series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Provides an accessible study of blogging and places it in a historical, theoretical and contemporary context. Jill Walker Rettberg discusses the ways blogs are integrated into the mainstream social media ecology, where comments and links from Twitter and Facebook may be more important than the network between blogs that was significant five years ago, and questions the shift towards increased commercialization and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Walker Rettberg
ISBN: 9780745663654 0745663656 9780745663647 0745663648
OCLC Number: 840431750
Notes: "Revised and updated"--Cover.
First edition published in 2008 by Polity Press.
Description: viii, 195 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. What is a blog? --
2. From bards to blogs --
3. Blogs, communities and networks --
4. Citizen journalists? --
5. Blogs as narratives --
6. Blogging brands --
7. The future of blogging.
Series Title: Digital media and society series.
Responsibility: Jill Walker Rettberg.

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Authored by a scholar-blogger, this engaging book is packed with examples that show how blogging and related genres are changing media and communication. It gives definitions and explains how blogs  Read more...

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"A landmark in social cyberspace studies and much more than that. It s about the way today s popular culture is actually part of large-scale change in the way culture is produced. Jill Walker Read more...

 
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