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The Resource Communications research : the challenge of the information age, edited by Nancy Weatherly Sharp

Communications research : the challenge of the information age, edited by Nancy Weatherly Sharp

Label
Communications research : the challenge of the information age
Title
Communications research
Title remainder
the challenge of the information age
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nancy Weatherly Sharp
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book stands as an introduction to the world of communications research for media professionals and undergraduate and graduate students of mass communications--those preparing for professional careers in the field or for academic or research careers. It will also be of interest to academic and professional researchers and scholars of media affairs, as well as administrators or universities maintaining research departments
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Sharp, Nancy Weatherly
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media
  • Communication
Label
Communications research : the challenge of the information age, edited by Nancy Weatherly Sharp
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one : communications research in the past, present, and future - Whence we came : discovering the history of mass communication research / Everette E. Dennis - Mass communication research problems and promises / David H. Weaver - Where is mass communication research going? / Frederick T. C. Yu - Part two : A professional and academic dialogue - Challenges to communications research in the age of information / Nancy Weatherly Sharp - Part three : perspectives on communications research - The four domains of communications research / George Comstock - Communications research : coping with a fuzzy identity / Benjamin M. Compaine - Are we saying precisely nothing? / John D. Stevens - On the impracticality of applied research / Philip Meyer - Headlong into the future toward the blue sky of information technology with both eyes open / Oscar H. Gandy, Jr. - Nudging communications research into the age of information / John P. Robinson - Research as an academic necessity / Steven H. Chaffee - Research priorities in the academic world / Melvin L. De Fleur - Why research manuscripts are rejected / Alexis S. Tan - Research : a view from medill / Margaret T. Gordon - Organizing and planning for research / Ed Mullins - The uncertain connection between academia and newspapers / Albert E. Gollin - Why aren't the practitioners interested? / Mark R. Levy - Do we have a research future together? : it sure hasn't been much of a past / Alex S. Edelstein - The fault is in ourselves / Brian Winston - Mass communication researchers and massive obfuscation / Gerald Stone - A lesson we teach about research / Guido H. Stempel III - Communication research and the practice of journalism / Arnold H. Ismach - The practitioners are interested... : but they are not journalists / Sharon Dunwoody - Transmitting the data to the professional : a Canadian experience / Peter Desbarats
Control code
17550004
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 196 pages
Isbn
9780815624332
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
88002159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1115959
Label
Communications research : the challenge of the information age, edited by Nancy Weatherly Sharp
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one : communications research in the past, present, and future - Whence we came : discovering the history of mass communication research / Everette E. Dennis - Mass communication research problems and promises / David H. Weaver - Where is mass communication research going? / Frederick T. C. Yu - Part two : A professional and academic dialogue - Challenges to communications research in the age of information / Nancy Weatherly Sharp - Part three : perspectives on communications research - The four domains of communications research / George Comstock - Communications research : coping with a fuzzy identity / Benjamin M. Compaine - Are we saying precisely nothing? / John D. Stevens - On the impracticality of applied research / Philip Meyer - Headlong into the future toward the blue sky of information technology with both eyes open / Oscar H. Gandy, Jr. - Nudging communications research into the age of information / John P. Robinson - Research as an academic necessity / Steven H. Chaffee - Research priorities in the academic world / Melvin L. De Fleur - Why research manuscripts are rejected / Alexis S. Tan - Research : a view from medill / Margaret T. Gordon - Organizing and planning for research / Ed Mullins - The uncertain connection between academia and newspapers / Albert E. Gollin - Why aren't the practitioners interested? / Mark R. Levy - Do we have a research future together? : it sure hasn't been much of a past / Alex S. Edelstein - The fault is in ourselves / Brian Winston - Mass communication researchers and massive obfuscation / Gerald Stone - A lesson we teach about research / Guido H. Stempel III - Communication research and the practice of journalism / Arnold H. Ismach - The practitioners are interested... : but they are not journalists / Sharon Dunwoody - Transmitting the data to the professional : a Canadian experience / Peter Desbarats
Control code
17550004
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 196 pages
Isbn
9780815624332
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
88002159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1115959

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