skip to content
Fans, bloggers, and gamers : exploring participatory culture Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Fans, bloggers, and gamers : exploring participatory culture

Author: Henry Jenkins
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Henry Jenkins's pioneering work in the early 1990s promoted the idea that fans are among the most active and socially connected consumers of popular culture. This volume maps the core theoretical and methodological issues in Fan Studies, and also charts the growth of participatory culture on the web.Henry Jenkins's pioneering work in the early 1990s promoted the idea that fans are among the most active, creative,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jenkins, Henry, 1958-
Fans, bloggers, and gamers.
New York : New York University Press, c2006
(DLC) 2006008890
(OCoLC)65187292
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Jenkins
OCLC Number: 191934620
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 279 p.)
Contents: Excerpts from "Matt Hills interviews Harry Jenkins" --
Star trek rerun, reread, rewritten: fan writing as textual poaching --
"Normal female interest in men bonking": selections from the Terra nostra underground and Strange bedfellows / Shoshanna Green, Cynthia Jenkins --
"Out of the closet and into the universe": queers and Star trek / John Campbell --
"Do you enjoy making the rest of us feel stupid?": alt.tv.twinpeaks, the trickster author, and viewer mastery --
Interactive audiences? the "collective intelligence" of media fans --
Pop cosmopolitanism: mapping cultural flows in an age of media convergence --
Love online --
Blog this! --
A safety net --
Professor Jenkins goes to Washington --
Coming up next! ambushed on Donahue --
The war between effects and meanings: rethinking the video game violence debate --
The Chinese Columbine: how one tragedy ignited the Chinese government's simmering fears of youth culture and the internet --
"The monsters next door": a father-son dialogue about Buffy, moral panic, and generational differences / Henry G. Jenkins IV.
Responsibility: Henry Jenkins.

Abstract:

Henry Jenkins's pioneering work in the early 1990s promoted the idea that fans are among the most active and socially connected consumers of popular culture. This volume maps the core theoretical and  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Jenkins is one of us: a geek, a fan, a popcult packrat. He's also an incisive and unflinching critic. His affection for the subject and sharp eye for 'what it all means' are an unbeatable Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(6)

User lists with this item (3)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/191934620>
library:oclcnum"191934620"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/191934620>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1011223>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Mass media--Audiences"@en
schema:name"Mass media--Audiences."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1011251>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Mass media--Influence"@en
schema:name"Mass media--Influence."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1011339>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Mass media and culture"@en
schema:name"Mass media and culture."@en
schema:about
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:copyrightYear"2006"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2006"
schema:description"Excerpts from "Matt Hills interviews Harry Jenkins" -- Star trek rerun, reread, rewritten: fan writing as textual poaching -- "Normal female interest in men bonking": selections from the Terra nostra underground and Strange bedfellows / Shoshanna Green, Cynthia Jenkins -- "Out of the closet and into the universe": queers and Star trek / John Campbell -- "Do you enjoy making the rest of us feel stupid?": alt.tv.twinpeaks, the trickster author, and viewer mastery -- Interactive audiences? the "collective intelligence" of media fans -- Pop cosmopolitanism: mapping cultural flows in an age of media convergence -- Love online -- Blog this! -- A safety net -- Professor Jenkins goes to Washington -- Coming up next! ambushed on Donahue -- The war between effects and meanings: rethinking the video game violence debate -- The Chinese Columbine: how one tragedy ignited the Chinese government's simmering fears of youth culture and the internet -- "The monsters next door": a father-son dialogue about Buffy, moral panic, and generational differences / Henry G. Jenkins IV."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/342119876>
schema:genre"Electronic books."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Fans, bloggers, and gamers exploring participatory culture"@en
schema:numberOfPages"279"
schema:publisher
schema:url<http://hdl.handle.net/2027/heb.08235>
schema:url
schema:url<http://site.ebrary.com/id/10176209>
schema:url<http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9780814743690/>

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.