ISBN 9781405149358,Media and Society into the 21st Century

Media and Society into the 21st Century


Lyn Gorman



Blackwell Publishers

Publication Year 2009

ISBN 9781405149358

ISBN-10 1405149353


Number of Pages 400 Pages
Language (English)


Media and Society into the 21st Century captures the breathtaking revolutionary sweep of mass media from the late 19th century to the present day. 

Updated and expanded new edition including coverage of recent media developments and the continued impact of technological change
Newly reworked chapters on media, war, international relations, and new media
A new \"Web 2.0\" section explores the role of blogging, social networking, user-generated content, and search media in media landscape

About the Author

Lyn Gorman is Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President and was previously Dean, Faculty of Arts, Charles Sturt University. Her publications include numerous works on media history and on war and society. 

David McLean is Senior Lecturer and Program Coordinator at Charles Sturt University, Australia. He has been a Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellow, a Harold White Fellow at the National Library of Australia, and a winner of the Stuart L. Bernath Scholarly Article Prize of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations.