Echoes and Reflections

Echoes and Reflections The author describes the interdisciplinary communication centered field of media ecology the study of media as environments a field that encompasses the study of technology symbol systems and aest

  • Title: Echoes and Reflections
  • Author: Lance Strate
  • ISBN: 9781572737259
  • Page: 242
  • Format: Paperback
  • The author describes the interdisciplinary, communication centered field of media ecology, the study of media as environments, a field that encompasses the study of technology, symbol systems and aesthetic form, in addition to traditional conceptions of media and mediation This book provides the first comprehensive overview of the field, followed by a case study concerninThe author describes the interdisciplinary, communication centered field of media ecology, the study of media as environments, a field that encompasses the study of technology, symbol systems and aesthetic form, in addition to traditional conceptions of media and mediation This book provides the first comprehensive overview of the field, followed by a case study concerning the relationship between modes of communication and constructions of the self.

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    1. Associate Professor of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University, author/editor of an already impressive array of books (including the Hampton Press’s Media Ecology series, of which the present book is a recent release), graduate of NYU’s Doctoral program in Media Ecology, irrepressible wordsmith (and punster), blogger, and one of the founders and current President of the Media Ecology Association, Lance Strate’s ubiquitous presence in the field of media studies makes his name [...]

    2. This book is basically an extended bibliography from the field of Media Ecology Studies - so there wont be any particular ideas unpacked in this book. Still, its been useful at locating further reading on particular topics.

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