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New media and time-space reconfiguration

Mackay, Hugh (2002). New media and time-space reconfiguration. In: Jordan, Timothy and Pile, Steve eds. Social Change. Sociology and Society. Oxford, UK: Blackwell, pp. 139–184.

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The aims of this chapter are:
1 To examine the significance of new media in contemporary social transformation.
2 To explore some spatial and temporal implications of new media.
3 To introduce you to some key debates regarding the media.
4 To enable you to evaluate arguments made regarding contemporary media in terms of theories of social change.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 0-631-23312-1, 978-0-631-23312-1
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Social Sciences and Global Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 10452
Depositing User: Hugh Mackay
Date Deposited: 20 Mar 2008
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:28
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