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Title Communication and information technologies annual : new media cultures / edited by Shelia R. Cotten, Laura Robinson, Jeremy Schulz
Published United Kingdom : Emerald Publishing, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (300 pages)
Series Studies in Media and Communications ; v. 11
Studies in media and communications.
Contents Front Cover; Communication and Information Technologies Annual; Copyright page; Contents; Editorial Board; List of Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Volume 11; Section I: Communicative Cultures; Section II: Media, Culture, and Identity; Section III: Digital Public Cultures; Section IV: Methods for Studying Media and Culture; Section I. Communicative Cultures; On Violating One's Own Privacy: N-adic Utterances and Inadvertent Disclosures in Online Venues; Introduction; Blog Interaction, Multiple Audiences, and Language; How a Shared Indexical Ground Is Signaled Using Deictics
Cultures of Experimentation: Role-Playing Games and Sexual IdentityIntroduction; Background; Sexualities in Video Games; Case Study: Dragon Age; Masculinities; Methodology; Ethical Considerations; Findings; To Role-Play or Not to Role-Play, That Is the Question; The 'Disinhibition Effect' and the 'Proteus Effect'; Inclusivity; Comfort with LGBT Content; Conclusion; References; Appendix; Section III. Digital Public Cultures; Twitter Sentiments: Pattern Recognition and Poll Prediction; Introduction; Tweets and Votes; Research Design; Scoring Guidelines for Polarity (Sentiment Analysis)
Data and MethodsHow Awareness of Audiences Shifts Online Disclosures; Orienting toward an Uncertain Audience; Orienting toward the Chorus; Orienting toward Influential Outsiders; Adjustments to the Content of the Posts and the Technical Interface; Conclusion; Notes; Acknowledgments; References; Couples' Use of Technology in Maintaining Relationships; Introduction; Previous Research; Personal Relationships and Technology; Relationship Maintenance in the Digital Age; Data and Methods; Findings; Patterns of Communication; Technology Use in Relationship Maintenance; Positivity; Understanding
Relationship Talk and Self-DisclosureAssurances; Sharing Tasks; Social Networks; Communication Coordination; Explaining Patterns of Maintenance Behaviors; Discussion; Conclusion; Notes; Acknowledgments; References; Appendix; Interview Methodology; Section II. Media, Culture, and Identity; Spectacles of Self(ie) Empowerment? Networked Individualism and the Logic of the (Post)Feminist Selfie; Introduction; The Medium and Its (Mixed) Messages; Ideological Underpinnings: (Networked) Individualism and Post-Feminism; The Empowered Post-Feminist Selfie?
Summary This volume examines wide-ranging aspects of culture, communication, and [new] media broadly defined. Themes include the interplay between [new] media and any of the following: culture, communication, technology, convergence, the arts, cultural production, and cultural change in the digital age
Notes Print version record
Subject Digital communications.
Digital media.
Form Electronic book
Author Cotten, Shelia R., editor
Robinson, Laura (Sociologist), editor
Schulz, Jeremy (Jeremy M.), editor
ISBN 1785607847 (electronic bk)
9781785607844 (electronic bk)