By Robert Logan
By Wouter de Been,P. Arora,M. Hildebrandt
By Emmanuel C. Alozie
No earlier reports have tested the position, courting, and effect of ads and data applied sciences on African societies. severely exploring the dominant cultural values and logos conveyed in Nigerian mass media ads, and the effect of this ads at the socioeconomic improvement of Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa, this quantity examines the numerous features of the African marketplace. Marketing in constructing international locations: Nigerian Advertising in an international and Technological Economy will relief present and strength traders and companies in examining the cultural, socioeconomic, and technological evolution underway during this rising economic climate, help in their knowing of the demanding situations in addition to possibilities they could come upon during this quarter, and inspire the production of culturally delicate ads messages – which could finally aid instead of distort Nigeria’s fiscal development.
By Chantal Francoeur
By Nicholas Gane,David Beer
By Philip Sabin
Simulating War units clash simulation in its right context along such concepts as video game thought and operational research. It explains intimately the analytical and modelling ideas concerned, and it teaches you the way to layout your individual simulations of conflicts of your selection. The publication offers 8 uncomplicated illustrative simulations of particular ancient conflicts, whole with ideas, maps and counters.
Simulating War is vital studying for all leisure or expert simulation avid gamers, and for somebody who's drawn to modelling struggle, from lecturers and scholars to army officers.
By Uwe Schimank,Ute Volkmann
By Zizi Papacharissi
A Networked Self examines self presentation and social connection within the electronic age. This assortment brings jointly new paintings on on-line social networks by means of top students from a number of disciplines. the point of interest of the amount rests at the building of the self, and what occurs to self-identity whilst it really is offered via networks of social connections in new media environments. the quantity is dependent round the center subject matters of identification, neighborhood, and tradition – the significant subject matters of social community websites. individuals tackle concept, examine, and useful implications of many facets of on-line social networks together with self-presentation, behavioral norms, styles and exercises, social effect, privateness, class/gender/race divides, style cultures on-line, makes use of of social networking sites within corporations, activism, civic engagement and political impact.
By Len Kuffert
At a time while democracy stood out as a foundational worth within the West, Canada’s inner most stations and the CBC usually had conflicting rules approximately what may still or might be broadcast. whereas historians have documented the nationalist and culturally aspirational factors of a few broadcasters, the tale at the back of the construction of courses for either extensive and really expert audiences has no longer been as successfully informed. by means of interweaving archival proof with insights drawn from secondary literature, Canada earlier than tv deals views on radio’s intimate strength, the promise and problem people programming and British affects, the law of flavor at the air, moving and sundry musical appetites, and the problems of understanding what listeners sought after.
While this combined method divided Canadians then and now, the presence of multiple imaginative and prescient for the rising medium made the early years of broadcasting in Canada extra culturally democratic for listeners who stood a greater likelihood of having either what they already loved and what they could come to love. Canada earlier than tv bargains an insightful examine where of radio and debates approximately programming within the improvement of a cultural democracy.
By Denise Brahimi