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  • Encyclopedia of Journalism Gale
    Covers all significant dimensions of journalism, including print, broadcast, and Internet journalism; U.S. and international perspectives; history; technology; legal issues and court cases; ownership; and economics. (2009)
  • Encyclopedia of Social Networks Gale
    Provides a thorough introduction to the wide-ranging, fast-developing field of social networking. Offers comprehensive coverage of the theory and research within the social sciences that has sprung from the analysis of such groupings, with accompanying definitions, measures, and research. (2011)
  • Encyclopedia of War Journalism, 1807-2010 Gale
    Examines the development, history and current state of war journalism from the Mexican War in 1846 to the current conflicts in the Middle East. Provides a unique, around the world look at how conflicts were covered and explores the influences of the flow of information on the battlefield and the home front. (2010)
  • Filmography of Social Issues Gale
    Examines twenty specific social themes and shows how they are examined in a hundred motion pictures. Intended to serve as a guide for individuals interested in motion pictures and how they reflect and comment on the major issues of our time. (2004)

Related Resources

  • Sage Handbook of Qualitative Research Ethics Gale
    In-depth review of the distinctive set of ethical considerations which accompany qualitative research. (2018)

  • School Shootings: Mediatized Violence in a Global Age Gale
    Analyzes the global (media) cultural phenomenon of school shootings in the context of mediatization in contemporary social and cultural life. Explores shootings from different, interconnected perspectives with a focus on the theoretical aspect, the practices of mediatization, and an examination of the audiences, victims, and witnesses. (2012)