Mapping Irish media : critical explorations (eBook, 2007) []
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Mapping Irish media : critical explorations

Mapping Irish media : critical explorations

Author: John Horgan; Barbara O'Connor, (Cultural historian); Helena Sheehan
Publisher: Dublin : University College Dublin Press, 2007.
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Offers research and analysis of the Irish media by Ireland's leading experts in the field. This book is intended as a textbook for the media studies students in Ireland. It focuses on a wide range of  Read more...


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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mapping Irish media.
Dublin : University College Dublin Press, 2007
(DLC) 2007532968
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Horgan; Barbara O'Connor, (Cultural historian); Helena Sheehan
OCLC Number: 681496528
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 304 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: John Horgan, Barbara O'Connor, Helena Sheehan, Introduction; Section 1 Production; Farrel Corcoran, Irish Television in a Global Context; John Horgan, Paul McNamara and John O'Sullivan, Irish Print and Broadcast Media: The Political, Economic, Journalistic and Professional Context; Iarfhlaith Watson, Recent and Current Trends in Irish Language Broadcasting; Roddy Flynn, About Adam: Film Policy in Ireland since 1993; Paschal Preston, Ireland's Way to the Information Society: Knowledge(s) and Media Matters; Section 2 Representation; Patrick Kinsella, War and Peace on the Screen: Representations of Conflict in Ireland; Mark O'Brien, Selling Fear? The Changing Face of Crime Reporting in Ireland; Brian Trench, Irish Media Representations of Science; Helena Sheehan, Television Drama as Social History: The Case of Fair City; Pat Brereton, Characteristics of Contempoary Irish Film; Section 3 Reception; Aphra Kerr, Transnational Flows: Media Use by Poles in Ireland; Barbara O'Connor, Big Brother Meets the Celtic Tiger? Reality TV, Cultural Values and Identities; Debbie Ging, New Lads or Protest Masculinities? Exploring the Meanings of Male Marginalisation in Contemporary Irish Film; Miriam Judge, Teachers and the Consumption of ICT: A Sociocultural Analysis of a Technology-Based Change Project in Schools; Rosemary Day, Listen to Yourself! The Audience as Broadcaster in Community Radio; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: edited by John Horgan, Barbara O'Connor, Helena Sheehan.


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"A new book focusing on Ireland's rapidly-changing media aims to show foreign readers that there is more to Irish culture than James Joyce ... Irish Times columnist Fintan O'Toole, who launched the Read more...

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