Communication studies

Media Strategies

Jane Johnston and Katie Rowney

Format: Paperback

NZD $55.00

A guide to the practice of media relations designed for today's fast-moving digital media environment. The authors identify the new skills and attributes needed to sustain a successful career in media relations, while recognising the traditional skills which will continue to give the very best communications professionals the edge.

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Introducing Semiotics

Paul Cobley and Litza Jansz

Format: Paperback

NZD $15.99

A fascinating overview of semiotics - the study of systems of signs and symbols.

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The Trouble with Theory

Gavin Kitching

Format: Paperback

NZD $36.99

A well-considered and highly provocative critique of postmodern theory in university teaching.

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Being Australian

Catriona Elder

Format: Paperback

NZD $55.00

Catriona Elder explores the origins and meanings behind the many stories we tell ourselves about what it means to be Australian', and to be un-Australian' in this introduction to Australian culture, society and history.

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Reading the Visual

Tony Schirato and Jen Webb

Format: Paperback

NZD $49.99

An engaging guide to the skills needed to analyse images of all kinds, and a lucid introduction to the emerging field of visual culture.

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Contemporary Cultural Theory

Andrew Milner Jeff Browitt

NZD $49.99

A fully revised edition of this highly regarded concise introduction to cultural theory.

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Gotcha

Catharine Lumby

Format: Paperback

NZD $36.99

A controversial take on the future of the media, from the author of Bad Girls.

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Australian Television Culture

Tom O'Regan

NZD $39.99

Australian television has been transformed over the past decade. Australian Television Culture is the first book to offer a comprehensive analysis of the fundamental changes of this period. It is also the first to offer a substantial treatment of the significance of multiculturalism and Aboriginal initiatives in television.

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