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The handbook of global communication and media ethics

Author: Robert S Fortner; Mark Fackler
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
Series: Handbooks in communication and media.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This groundbreaking collection provides a comprehensive picture of the ethical dimensions of communication in a global setting. Bringing together scholars from around the world, this substantial work examines ethical issues raised by globalization, the practice of journalism, popular culture, and media activities, and provides the most detailed and diverse set of essays ever assembled on this vital topic. The  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert S Fortner; Mark Fackler
ISBN: 9781405188128 140518812X
OCLC Number: 670375342
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: V.I : Primordial issues in communication ethics / Clifford G. Christians --
Communication ethics : the wonder of metanarratives in a postmodern age / Ronald C. Arnett --
Information, communication, and planetary citizenship / Luiz Martins da Silva --
Global communication and cultural particularisms : the place of values in the simultaneity of structural globalization and cultural fragmentation : the case of Islamic civilization / Bassam Tibi --
Ethics of privacy in high versus low technology societies / Robert S. Fortner --
Social responsibility theory and media monopolies / P. Mark Fackler --
Ethics and ideology : moving from labels to analysis / Lee Wilkins --
Fragments of truth : the right to communicate as a universal value / Philip Lee --
Glocal media ethics / Shakuntala Rao --
Feminist ethics and global media / Linda Steiner --
Words as weapons : a history of war reporting : 1945 to the present / Richard Lance Keeble --
Multi-dimensional objectivity for global journalism / Stephen J.A. Ward --
New media and an old problem : promoting democracy / Deni Elliott and Amanda Decker --
Dilemma of trust / Ian Richards --
Ethical case for a blasphemy law / Neville Cox --
Medium is the moral / Michael Bugeja --
Development ethics : the audacious agenda / Chloe Schwenke --
Indigenous media values : cultural and ethical implications / Joe Grixti --
Media ethics as panoptic discourse : a Foucauldian view / Ed McLuskie --
Ethical anxieties in the global public sphere / Robert S. Fortner --
Universalism versus communitarianism in media ethics / Clifford G. Christians --
Responsibility of net users / Raphael Cohen-Almagor --
Media ethics and international organizations / Cees J. Hamelink --
Making the case for what can and should be published / Bruce W. Swaffield --
Ungrievable lives : global terror and the media / Giovanna Borradori --
Journalism ethics in the moral infrastructure of a global civil society / Robert S. Fortner. V. II : Problems of application / P. Mark Fackler --
Disenfranchised and disempowered : how the globalized media treat their audiences : a case from India / Anita Dighe --
Questioning journalism ethics in the global age : how Japanese news media report and support immigrant law revision / Kaori Hayashi --
Ancient roots and contemporary challenges : Asian journalists try to find the balance / Jiafei Yin --
Understanding Bollywood / Vijay Mishra --
Peace communication in Sudan : toward infusing a new Islamic perspective / Haydar Badawi Sadig, Hala Asmina Guta --
Media and post-election violence in Kenya / P. Mark Fickler [and others] --
Ethics of survival : media, Palestinians, and Israelis in conflict / Oliver Witte --
Voiceless glasnost : responding to government pressures and lack of a free press tradition in Russia / Victor Akhterov --
Media use and abuse in Ethiopia / Zenebe Beyene --
Collective guilt as a response to evil : the case of Arabs and Muslims in the western media / Rasha A. Abdulla, Mervat Abou Oaf --
Journalists as witnesses to violence and suffering / Amy Richards, Jolyon Mitchell --
Reporting on religious authority complicit with atrocity / Paul A. Soukup --
Ethics of representation and the internet / Boniface Omachonu Omatta --
Authors, authority, ownership, and ethics in digital media and news / Jarice Hansen --
Ethical implications of blogging / Bernhard Debatin --
Journalism ethics in a digital network / Jane B. Singer --
Now look what you made me do : violence and media accountability / Peter Hulm --
Protecting children from harmful influences of media through formal and nonformal media education / Asbjørn Simonnes, Gudmund Gjeltsen --
Ethics and international propaganda / Philip M. Taylor --
Modernization and its discontents : ethics, development, and the diffusion of innovations / Robert S. Fortner --
Communication technologies in the arsenal of al Qaeda and Taliban : why the west is not winning the war on terror / Haydar Badawi Sadig, Roshan Noorzai, Hala Asmina Guta --
Ethics of a very public sphere : differential soundscapes and the discourse of the streets / Robert S. Fortner.
Series Title: Handbooks in communication and media.
Responsibility: edited by Robert S. Fortner and P. Mark Fackler.
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"The present volume is the most far-reaching to date. Summing Up: Essential. Lower-division undergraduates through faculty and professionals." (Choice, 1 November 2011)

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