The Resource Sustainability, participation & culture in communication : theory and praxis, edited by Jan Servaes

Sustainability, participation & culture in communication : theory and praxis, edited by Jan Servaes

Label
Sustainability, participation & culture in communication : theory and praxis
Title
Sustainability, participation & culture in communication
Title remainder
theory and praxis
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jan Servaes
Title variation
Sustainability, participation and culture in communication
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At a time when sustainability is on everyone's lips, this volume is one of the first to offer an overview of sustainability and communication issues - including community mobilization, information technologies, gender and social norms, mass media, interpersonal communication, and integrated communication approaches - from a development and social change perspective. Drawing on contemporary theories of communication as well as real-world examples from development projects around the world, the contributors showcase the increasing richness and versatility of communication research and practice
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
302.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
P90
LC item number
.S87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Sustainability, participation & culture in communication : theory and praxis, edited by Jan Servaes
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : The kaleidoscope of text and context in communication / Jan Servaes -- Powerful beyond measure? Measuring complex systemic change in collaborative settings / Adinda Van Hemelrijck -- The global agenda : technology, development, and sustainable social change / Toks Dele Oyedemi -- ICTs and mobile phones for development in sub-Saharan African region / Tokunbo Ojo -- Fair-trade practices in contemporary Bangladeshi society : the case of Aarong / Fadia Hasan -- Asserting contested power : exploring the control-resistance dialectic in the World Trade Organization's discourse of globalization / Rachel Stohr -- Revolutions, social media, and the digitization of dissent : communicating social change in Egypt / Emily Polk -- Two cases and two paradigms : connecting every village project and CSO Web2.0 project in China / Song Shi -- From liberation to oppression : exploring activism through the arts in an authoritarian Zimbabwe / Verity Norman -- Right to communicate, public participation, and democratic development in Thailand / Boonlert Supadhiloke -- The child reporters initiative in India : a culture-centered approach to participation / Lalatendu Acharya and Mohan Jyoti Dutta -- Advancing a pedagogy of social change in post-Katrina New Orleans : participatory communication in a time of crisis / David J. Park and Leslie Richardson -- Gender as a variable in the framing of homelessness / Solina Richter [and others] -- Understanding the spread of HIV/AIDS in Thailand / Patchanee Malikhao -- Framing illness and health on the USAID website for Senegal / Joelle Cruz -- Communication for social change in Kenya : using DVD-led discussion to challenge HIV/AIDS stigma among health workers / Katrina Phillips and Betty Chirchir -- Effect of a public service announcement on couple testing for HIV in Uganda on beliefs and intent to act / Jyotika Ramaprasad -- Crime and punishment : infidelity in telenovelas and implications for Latina adolescent health / Tilly A. Gurman -- Conclusion : Communication for sustainable social change is possible, but not inevitable / Jan Servaes
Control code
ocn836405067
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 398 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781783200719
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
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not applicable
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.b35358130
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)836405067
  • acaebk1783200715

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