Media, Culture, and Mediality

New Insights into the Current State of Research

Current culturally oriented media studies have significantly advanced central concepts such like »mediality«, »media culture«, »media discourse« and »procedures of media«.

Focused on this newly defined terminological field, this volume presents landmark contributions for media studies providing new insights into the current state of research on media theory and media culture, simultaneously developing an agenda for future research.

Inhalt

  1. Frontmatter

    Seiten 1 - 4
  2. CONTENTS

    Seiten 5 - 8
  3. Preface

    Seiten 9 - 16
  4. Differentiating Media

    Seiten 19 - 36
  5. The Medium as Form

    Seiten 37 - 48
  6. Transcriptivity Matters: On the Logic of Intra- and Intermedial References in Aesthetic Discourse

    Seiten 49 - 76
  7. Original Copy-Secondary Practices

    Seiten 77 - 86
  8. Rumor-More or Less at Home: On Theories of News Value in the 20th Century

    Seiten 87 - 108
  9. "Get the Message Through." From the Channel of Communication to the Message of the Medium (1945-1960)

    Seiten 109 - 138
  10. Picture Events: Abu Ghraib

    Seiten 141 - 160
  11. Voice Politics: Establishing the 'Loud/Speaker' in the Political Communication of National Socialism

    Seiten 161 - 186
  12. Electricity, Spirit Mediums, and the Media of Spirits

    Seiten 187 - 200
  13. Normativity and Normality

    Seiten 201 - 230
  14. Mass Media Are Effective: On an Aporetic Cunning of Evidence

    Seiten 231 - 248
  15. Extraordinary Stories of the Ordinary Use of Media

    Seiten 249 - 262
  16. The Governmentality of Media: Television as 'Problem' and 'Instrument'

    Seiten 263 - 282
  17. In Between Languages-In Between Cultures: Walter Benjamin's "Interlinear Version" of Translation as Inframediality

    Seiten 285 - 306
  18. Finding Openings with Opening Credits

    Seiten 307 - 332
  19. The Reflexivity of Voice

    Seiten 333 - 348
  20. A Handout on the Subject of 'Talking Hands'

    Seiten 349 - 366
  21. What Hands Can Tell Us: From the 'Speaking' to the 'Expressive' Hand

    Seiten 367 - 390
  22. Semiotics of the Human: Physiognomy of Images and Literary Transcription in Johann Caspar Lavater and Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

    Seiten 391 - 404
  23. Ultraparadoxical: On the Gravity of the Human Experiment in Pavlov and Pynchon

    Seiten 405 - 428
  24. Bastards: Text/Image Hybrids in Pop Writing by Rolf Dieter Brinkmann and Others

    Seiten 429 - 462
  25. AUTHORS

    Seiten 463 - 464
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ISBN: 978-3-8376-1376-6

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Book title
Media, Culture, and Mediality New Insights into the Current State of Research
Publisher
transcript Verlag
Pages
464
Features
kart.
ISBN
978-3-8376-1376-6
DOI
Commodity Group
1744
BIC-Code
JFD
BISAC-Code
SOC052000
THEMA-Code
JBCT
Release date
2010-05-17
Edition
1
Topics
Medien
Readership
Humanities, Media Studies, Linguistics, Philosophy
Keywords/Tags
Media Theory, Culture Theory, Language Theory, Picture Theory, Media, Media Aesthetics, Media Studies

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