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The ashgate research companion to media geography

Author: Paul C Adams; Jim Craine; Jason Dittmer
Publisher: Surrey [England] ; Burlington, Vermont : Ashgate, 2014. ©2014
Series: Ashgate research companion.
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This Companion provides an authoritative source for scholars and students of the nascent field of media geography. By indicating the sub-discipline's evolution and hinting at its future, this volume not only serves to encapsulate what geographers have learned about media but also will help to set the agenda for expanding this type of interdisciplinary exploration. The contributors - leading scholars in this field -  Read more...
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Ashgate research companion to media geography.
Surrey, [England] ; Burlington, Vermont : Ashgate, ©2014
xiii, 382 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul C Adams; Jim Craine; Jason Dittmer
ISBN: 9781409444022 1409444023
OCLC Number: 889304153
Description: 1 online resource (397 pages) : illustrations, photographs.
Contents: Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Geographies of Media; Part I: Media; 1 Photography; 2 Film; 3 Radio; 4 Comic Books; 5 Stamps and the Postal System; 6 Dance; 7 Video Games; 8 The Internet; Part II: Places; 9 Places of Mediated Nature; 10 Bodies; 11 Places of Interiority; 12 Syncretic (S)p[l]aces; 13 Haunted Places; 14 Advertising Place; 15 Places of Graffiti; Part III: Spaces; 16 Spaces of the Word; 17 Spaces of Mediated Sound; 18 Spaces of Telemediated Sociability; 19 Spaces of Volunteered Geographic Information; 20 Spaces of Affect. 21 Spaces of Mediated Performance22 Spaces of Media Capital; Index.
Series Title: Ashgate research companion.
Responsibility: edited by Paul C. Adams, Jim Craine and Jason Dittmer.

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This Companion provides an authoritative source for scholars and students of the nascent field of media geography. By indicating the sub-discipline's evolution and hinting at its future.  Read more...
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'Experiences of place and space in our world are saturated with a multiplicity of visual, sound, and communications media. Experience of these media, in turn, are always grounded in the places and Read more...

 
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