Social Media: A Critical Introduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Christian Fuchs

Social Media: A Critical Introduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Christian Fuchs year 2017
  • Book name: Social Media: A Critical Introduction
  • Author: Christian Fuchs
  • Release date: 2017/7/18
  • Publisher: SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Computing
  • ISBN: 9781473966833
  • Rating: 9.36 of 10
  • Votes: 388
  • Review by: Bria Lash
  • Review rating: 7.91 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/30
  • Total pages: 400
  • Includes a PDF summary of 42 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: 'Timely new chapters on China and the 'sharing economy' of Uber and Airbnb strengthen an already vital contribution to communication studies. Through the lens of critical theory, Fuchs provides the essential text for students of our new media world.'-Vincent Mosco, Queen's University, OntarioWith social media changing how we use and understand everything from communication and the news to transport, more than ever it is essential to ask the right kinds of questions about the business and politics of social media. This book equips students with the critical thinking they need to understand the complexities and contradictions and make informed judgements.This Second Edition:Lays bare the structures and power relations at the heart of our media landscapeExplores the sharing economy of Uber and Airbnb in a brand new chapterTakes us into the politics and economy of social media in ChinaPuts forward powerful arguments for how to achieve a social media that serves the purposes of a just and fair worldThis book is the essential, critical guide for all students of media studies and sociology. Readers will never look at social media the same way again.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H6M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Digital Lifestyle, Media Studies, Communication Studies, Internet Guides & Online Services
  • Available formats: WORD, PRC, DOCX, EPUB, PDF, DOC, TXT, MOBI. Compressed in ZIP, BZ, TAR.LZO, TZ, AZW4, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 42.02 USD
  • Dimensions: 170x242x25.4mm
  • Weight: 700g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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