Download e-book for iPad: Presumed Intimacy: Parasocial Interaction in Media, Society by Chris Rojek

By Chris Rojek

ISBN-10: 0745671101

ISBN-13: 9780745671109

ISBN-10: 074567111X

ISBN-13: 9780745671116

‘Presumed intimacy’ refers to a courting that calls for fast belief, self belief, disclosure and the popularity of vulnerability. Chris Rojek investigates the effect of relationships of ‘presumed intimacy’, the place audiences shape powerful identifications with mediated others, whether or not they be celebrities, political personae or on-line acquaintances. Arguing that the way in which the media may be able to deal with those relationships is an important element in their energy constitution, the center of the booklet is an research into the complicity of the media in encouraging presumed intimacy and the cultural, social and political outcomes bobbing up from this. past this, it examines how intimacy is played as a masquerade in lots of social settings – the scripts we stick with in social settings that attempt to manufacture a shortcut to intimacy.

A compelling investigate mediated relationships within the community society, Presumed Intimacy might be a key contribution to the serious research of society, media and culture.

Show description

Read or Download Presumed Intimacy: Parasocial Interaction in Media, Society and Celebrity Culture PDF

Similar media studies books

Suzanne Hasselbach,Vincent Porter's Pluralism, Politics and the Marketplace: The Regulation of PDF

Because the mid-1980s, broadcasting within the Federal Republic of Germany has been largely re-regulated. the conventional duopoly of the general public broadcasters Ard and ZDF has been challenged by means of new deepest networks in either radio and tv. In ancient decisions passed down in 1986 and 1987, the Federal Constitutional courtroom set out phrases for a brand new twin order of personal and public broadcasting.

Read e-book online Mediating Mental Health: Contexts, Debates and Analysis PDF

The matter of media representations approximately psychological wellbeing and fitness is now a world factor with future health organizations expressing challenge approximately produced stigma and its results, particularly social exclusion. in lots of international locations, the statistic of 1 in 4 humans experiencing a psychological overall healthiness situation prevails, making it crucial that extra is understood approximately the best way to enhance media portrayals.

Download e-book for iPad: Un anthropologue dans Second life: Une expérience de by Tom Boellstorff

Moment lifestyles est l'un des plus importants mondes virtuels actuels fréquentés par des hundreds of thousands de personnes. Tom Boellstorff y a réalisé plus de deux ans d'enquête de terrain. Il a vécu parmi ses résidents comme le font communément les anthropologues pour connaître des cultures et des groupes sociaux dans le monde que nous qualifions de "réel".

Get Werbeanzeigen in E-Books. Welches Text-Bild-Verhältnis PDF

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2014 im Fachbereich Medien / Kommunikation - Medienökonomie, -management, be aware: 2,0, Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Die Bedeutung des E-Book-Markts wird von Tag zu Tag größer. 2013 benutzte schon jeder Fünfte (21% der deutschen Gesamtbevölkerung) E-Books.

Extra resources for Presumed Intimacy: Parasocial Interaction in Media, Society and Celebrity Culture

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Presumed Intimacy: Parasocial Interaction in Media, Society and Celebrity Culture by Chris Rojek

by Richard

Rated 4.04 of 5 – based on 4 votes