The volume ends with timelines of various media and communication venues (ie, print, cinema, etc.), studies and theories, and a list of contributors plus more bibliographies. Most of the entries are easy reading, but a few are more scientific and academic. Detailed and up-to-date, the Encyclopedia of Media and Communication synthesizes a wide array of works and perspectives on the making of meaning.
The appendix includes timelines covering the whole historical record for each medium, from either antiquity or their inception to the present day. The first major reference work on gender and media—covering a broad range of gender-focused topics. The International Encyclopedia of Gender, Media, and Communication comprises more than 250 entries by an international team of both established and emerging scholars in the field.This innovative resource explores how gender is represented in media, who produces the content, and the ways in ... The Encyclopedia of International Media and Communications exhaustively explores the ways that editorial content--from journalism and scholarship to films and infomercials is developed, presented, stored, analyzed, and regulated around the world. This encyclopedia offers a worthwhile education about media and communication.