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"Brothers Gonna Work It Out": Cultural Representation as Sound in Public Enemy’s Fear of a Black Planet

This article examines the question of sound-as-meaning in popular music through an analysis of Public Enemy's "Fear of a Black Planet."

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Relationships between Human Beings and Objects: An Extension of Parasocial Interaction

This study examines human-object interaction and relationship development over time. Results include factors of frequent use and visiting of object as well as standard phases of relationship development.

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Published Online: February 14, 2017

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Terror and Illusion of the Consumerist Utopia in J. G. Ballard’s "Super-Cannes"

J. G. Ballard suggests that the simulated world, Eden-Olympia, is created by consumer society, where terror is disguised as "perverse warmth" through image and, therefore, violence is transformed into fiction.

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Published Online: October 6, 2016

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Persuading the Masses to Participate in a Rally: A Study of Media Photographs

Study explores whether or not media photographs that contain crowds can cause people to participate in a rally.

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Published Online: September 1, 2016

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The Use of Facebook as a Marketing Tool by Politicians: An Empirical Study in Mauritius

This qualitative study investigated politicians’ usage of Facebook and the relationship with voters. The findings show that Facebook contributes significantly in the success of politicians in Mauritius.

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Published Online: August 23, 2016

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Digital Natives and Perceived Technology Skills: Bridging the Digital Divide between Natives

This quantitative study examines the misconceptions and misunderstanding between millennials and their perceived technology skills necessary for the workplace. Overall, millennials are less technologically savvy than employers believe.

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Published Online: August 23, 2016

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Image after the Internet: Transmedia and Participatory Artistic Practices

This paper frames a cartographic and semiotic approach to dialogic mass media imagery as "hybrid meta images" reflecting on their post-internet condition of circulation and media unstable authorship and access.

Published Online: August 18, 2016

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Published Online: August 18, 2016

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“Socially-Mediated” Texts in the Classroom: A Study of Undergraduate Students Analyzing Social Media

This study reports the results of undergraduate students’ experiences creating socially-mediated texts, assignments that integrate text with social media examples as support.

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Published Online: May 26, 2016

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Transliteracy and the Trans New Wave: Developing a New Canon of Cinematic Representations of Gender Diversity and Sexuality

Trans New Wave films require the ability to read and think across a range of cultural and theoretical perspectives. The use of transliteracy is introduced as an innovative theoretical approach.

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Published Online: April 5, 2016

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The Journal of Communication and Media Studies , Volume 1, Issue 4, December, 2016

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Issue: Print (Authors Only)

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