Advancing Media Production Research

Shifting Sites, Methods, and Politics

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ISBN: 978-1-349-55303-7 (Print) 978-1-137-54194-9 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Debates and Transitions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-19

      Production Research: Continuity and Transformation

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      Pages 20-37

      On the Vagaries of Production Research

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      Pages 38-50

      The Importance of Time in Media Production Research

  3. Theory and Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 50-51

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      Pages 53-67

      Field Theory and Media Production: A Bridge-Building Strategy

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      Pages 68-78

      Studying News Production: From Process to Meanings

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      Pages 79-94

      News Media Ecosystems and Population Dynamics: A Cross-Cultural Analysis

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      Pages 95-111

      Micro vs. Macro: A Reflection on the Potentials of Field Analysis

  4. Matters of Method

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Pages 115-130

      Applying Grounded Theory in Media Production Studies

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      Pages 131-146

      The Qualitative Interview in Media Production Studies

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      Pages 147-160

      When You Can’t Rely on Public or Private: Using the Ethnographic Self as Resource

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      Pages 161-177

      Investigating the Backstage of Newswriting with Process Analysis

  5. Beyond the Newsroom

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

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      Pages 181-199

      From ‘Poetics’ to ‘Production’: Genres as Active Ingredients in Media Production

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      Pages 200-216

      Production Studies and Documentary Participants: A Method

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      Pages 217-232

      A Cultural Biography of Application Software

  6. Epilogue

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      Pages 233-235

      Epilogue

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 237-240