By Faye D. Ginsburg, Lila Abu-Lughod, Brian Larkin
This groundbreaking quantity showcases the fascinating paintings rising from the ethnography of media, a burgeoning new quarter in anthropology that expands either social thought and ethnographic fieldwork to check the way in which media-film, tv, video-are utilized in societies world wide, frequently in locations which were off the map of traditional media reviews. The participants, key figures during this new box, hide subject matters starting from indigenous media initiatives around the globe to the unforeseen results of country keep watch over of media to the neighborhood influence of movie and tv as they go back and forth transnationally. Their essays, regularly new paintings produced for this quantity, carry provocative new theoretical views grounded in cross-cultural ethnographic realities to the learn of media. 23 b/w images
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