j) General texts on media, culture, and society

Bilton, T., K. Bonnett, P. Jones, T. Lawson, D. Skinner, M. Stanworth, and A. Webster (2002). Mass Media. Chapter 12 in Introductory Sociology. 4th edition. Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Croteau, D., and W. Hoynes (2003). Media Society: Industries, images, and audiences. Thousand Oaks, CA: Pine Forge Press (Sage).

Curran, J., and M. Gurevitch (eds.) (2000) Mass Media and Society. New York: Oxford University Press.

Downing, John D. H., Ellen Wartella, Denis McQuail, and Philip Schlesinger (eds.) (2004) The Sage Handbook of Media Studies. London: Sage.

Durham, M.G., and D. Kellner (eds.) (2006) Media and Cultural Studies. Malden, MA: Blackwell.

Flew, Terry (2004), New Media: An Introduction. Oxford.

Gorman, Lyn, and David McLean (2009). Media and Society: Into the 21st Century. Wiley-Blackwell.

Hirst, Martin and John Harrison (2006). Communication and New Media: From Broadcast to Narrowcast. Oxford.

Hodkinson, Paul. (2011). Media, Culture and Society: An introduction. London: Sage.

Holmes, David (2005) Communication Theory: Media, Technology, Society. Sage.

Jewkes, Yvonne (2004) Media and Crime. Sage.

Kellner, Douglas (2003) Media Spectacle. Routledge.

Macionis, John C., and Ken Plummer (2002) The Mass Media. Chapter 21 in Sociology: A global introduction. 2nd ed., Prentice Hall (pp. 286-319).

Marris, P., and S. Thornham (eds.) (2000) Media Studies: A reader. New York: New York University Press.

Norgrove, Aaron. (2007). Informing: Media. In S. Matthewman, C.L. West-Newman, and B. Curtis (eds.) Being Sociological. Palgrave.

O’Shaughnessy, M., and J. Stadler (2005). Media and Society: An introduction. 3rd edition, South Melbourne, VIC: Oxford University Press.

Osgerby, Bill (2004) Youth Media. Routledge.

van Krieken, R., P. Smith, D. Habibis, K. McDonald, M. Haralambos, and M. Holborn (2000) Media, Globalisation and Popular Culture. Chapter 13 in Sociology: Themes and Perspectives. Sydney: Pearson Education Australia.