The first two editions of The Cultural Industries scrutinized the transformation in creativity and the cultural industries in a political, economic and cultural context. Now undisputedly a classic, this Third Edition offers essential updates to map the contemporary media landscape. David Hesmondhalgh offers a distinctive critical approach to cultural production that makes this book a must-read for students of media, communication and cultural studies and sociology.In 2006 and 2007, respectively, Sony launched its ebook reader and Amazon launched its Kindle. ... (Even with the new era of improved ebook readers, polls continue to show that a vast majority of readers prefer the printed book; see, for example, The Guardian, ... However, its profit margins have remained low as it has sought to enter into competition with Apple to provide a#39;cloud computinga#39; for users.
|Title||:||The Cultural Industries|
|Publisher||:||SAGE - 2012-12-26|