Supporting your high street Find out how »
Basket Image


Encyclopedia of Social Movement Media, Hardback Book

Encyclopedia of Social Movement Media Hardback

Edited by John D. H. Downing


This one-volume encyclopedia features around 250 essays on the varied experiences of social movement media over the planet in the 20th and 21st centuries. Thematic essays address selected issues such as human rights media, indigenous peoples' media, and environmentalist media, and on key concepts widely used in the field such as alternative media, citizens' media, and community media.

The Encyclopedia engages with all communication media: broadcasting, print, cinema, the Internet, popular song, street theatre, graffiti and dance.

The entries are designed to be relatively brief with clear, accessible and current information.

Students, researchers, media activists and others interested in this field will find this to be a valuable resource.

Recommend this title to your library today!Key ThemesCinema, Television and VideoConcept and Topic OverviewsCultural ContestationsFeminist MediaGay and Lesbian MediaHuman Rights MediaIndependence Movement MediaIndigenous Peoples' MediaInformation Policy ActivismInternetLabor MediaNewsPerformance Art MediaPopular SongPressRadioSocial Movement MediaRegions


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 632 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Media studies
  • ISBN: 9780761926887