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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

SOC3028: Media in Society

This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Herman, E. S. (2002) Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass media. New York: Pantheon Books.
Jenkins, Henry. 2008. Convergence Culture: Where Old and New Media Collide. New York: New York University Press.
McLuhan, M. (1964) Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul.
Rojek, C. (2001) Celebrity. London: Reaktion.
Wellman, Barry and Haythornthwaite, Caroline. 2002. The Internet in Everyday Life. Oxford: Blackwell.