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1 Global media, biopolitics, and affect : politicizing bodily vulnerability
Timm Knudsen, Britta.
Routledge, 2015.
Call No: P96.B64T584
2 Pax technica : how the internet of things may set us free or lock us up
Howard, Philip N.
Yale University Press, 2015.
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3 Statistical modeling and inference for social science
Gailmard, Sean.
Cambridge University Press, 2014.
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4 Modeling techniques in predictive analytics with Python and R : a guide to data science
Miller, Thomas W.
Pearson Education, 2015.
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5 Language and identity across modes of communication
Cruickshank, Ken.
De Gruyter Mouton, 2015.
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6 Embattled media : democracy, governance and reform in Sri Lanka
Crawley, William, 1940-
SAGE, 2015.
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7 Mass moralizing : marketing and moral storytelling
Hopkins, Phil, 1958-
Lexington Books, 2015.
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8 The ethics of interpersonal relationships
Firestone, Robert.
Karnac, 2009.
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9 Audience feedback in the news media
Reader, Bill, 1970-
Routledge, 2015.
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10 Terms of service : social media and the price of constant connection
Silverman, Jacob.
Harper, 2015.
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1 Making media studies : the creativity turn in media and communications studies
Gauntlett, David.
Peter Lang, 2015.
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2 In-your-face politics : the consequences of uncivil media
Mutz, Diana Carole.
Princeton University Press, 2015.
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3 A guide for the statistically perplexed : selected readings for clinical researchers
Streiner, David L.
University of Toronto Press, c2013.
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4 Cyberbullying through the new media : findings from an international network
Smith, Peter K.
Psychology Press, 2013.
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5 Time Travel in Popular Media : Essays on Film, Television, Literature and Video Games
Jones, Matthew.
McFarland Publishing, 2015.
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6 Fan girls and the media : creating characters, consuming culture
Trier-Bieniek, Adrienne M.
Rowman & Littlefield, 2015.
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7 Causal inference for statistics, social, and biomedical sciences : an introduction
Imbens, Guido.
Cambridge University Press, 2015.
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8 Still life with rhetoric : a new materialist approach for visual rhetorics
Gries, Laurie E.
Utah State University Press, 2015.
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9 Information politics liberation and exploitation in the digital society
Jordan, Tim, 1959-
Pluto Press, 2015.
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10 Kittler now : current perspectives in Kittler studies
Sale, Stephen.
Polity, 2015.
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1 A century of communication studies : the unfinished conversation
Gehrke, Pat J., 1970-
Routledge, 2015.
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2 Chaos media : a sonic economy of digital space
Kennedy, Stephen.
Bloomsbury Academic, 2015.
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3 Playing fans : negotiating fandom and media in the digital age
Booth, Paul, 1981-
University Of Iowa Press, 2015.
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4 Audience responses to real media violence : the knockout game
Antony, Mary Grace.
Lexington Books, 2015
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5 Mediated communities : civic voices, empowerment and media literacy in the digital era
Shumow, Moses, 1977-
Peter Lang Publishing, Inc., 2015
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6 Interpreting qualitative data
Silverman, David, 1943-
SAGE, 2014
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7 Mass communication : living in a media world
Hanson, Ralph E.
SAGE, 2015.
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8 Communication and peace : mapping an emerging field
Hoffmann, Julia, 1980-
Routledge, 2015.
Call No: P96.P33C734
9 Media, persuasion and propaganda
Soules, Marshall.
Edinburgh University Press, 2015.
Call No: P90.S722
10 Thinking qualitatively : methods of mind
Saldaña, Johnny.
SAGE, 2015
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1 #Youthaction : becoming political in the digital age
Kirshner, Benjamin.
Information Age Publishing, Inc., 2015.
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2 Ethnography for the Internet : embedded, embodied and everyday
Hine, Christine.
Berg, 2015.
Call No: GN320.H662
3 Recognition and the media
Maia, Rousiley.
Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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4 The international political economy of communication : media and power in South America
Martens, Cheryl, 1972-
Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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5 Imagineering Atlanta : the politics of place in the city of dreams
Rutheiser, Charles.
Verso, 1996.
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6 Internationalizing “international communication”
Li, Jinquan, 1946-
University of Michigan Press, 2015.
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7 Communication centers : a theory-based guide to training and management
Turner, Kathleen J., 1952-
Lexington Books, 2015.
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8 Mediating Indianness
Waegner, Cathy Covell, 1948-
University of Manitoba Press, 2015.
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9 Reclaiming Canadian bodies : visual media and representation
Mannik, Lynda, 1957-
Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2015.
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10 Psychosocial explorations of film and television viewing : ordinary audience
Whitehouse-Hart, Jo.
Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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1 Teaching communication and media studies : pedgagogy and practice
Fernback, Jan, 1964-
Routledge, 2015.
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2 Global Communication
Hamelink, Cees J., 1940-
Sage, 2015.
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3 The gender communication connection
Gamble, Teri Kwal.
M.E. Sharpe, Inc., 2014.
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4 Qualitative analysis in the making
Kuzmanovic, Daniella, 1972-
Routledge, 2015.
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5 How the internet shapes collective actions
Schumann, Sandy.
Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
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6 Visualizing culture : analyzing the cultural aesthetics of the Web
O’Connell, Roxanne M.
Peter Lang Publishing, Inc., 2015.
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7 Technological determinism and social change : communication in a tech-mad world
Servaes, Jan, 1952-
Lexington Books, 2014.
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8 Imagining the global : transnational media and popular culture beyond East and West
Darling-Wolf, Fabienne.
The University of Michigan Press, 2015.
Call No: P94.6.D221
9 The discourse of public participation media : from talk show to twitter
Thornborrow, Joanna, 1957-
Routledge, 2015.
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10 Syed Arabi Idid : scholarship in transformation
Arabi Idid, Syed
Media and Democracy Research Group, 2014.
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Labor in the global digital economy : the cybertariat comes of age
Huws, Ursula.
Monthly Review Press, 2014.
Call No: HM851.H985
Hype : bestsellers and literary culture
Nordic Academic Press, 2014.
Call No: PN56.P55H998
Research from the inside out : lessons from exemplary studies in communication
Feeley, Thomas Hugh, 1969-
Routledge, 2015.
Call No: P91.3.F295
The economics of the publishing and information industries : the search for yield in a disintermediated world
Greco, Albert N., 1945-
Routledge, 2015.
Call No: Z471.G791e
Science, fables and chimeras : cultural encounters
Roussillon, Laurence.
Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013.
Call No: BL301.S416 2011
Routledge reader on electronic media history
Brinson, Susan L., 1958-
Routledge, 2015.
Call No: P90.R869
The experience of human communication : body, flesh, and relationship
Macke, Frank J.
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2015.
Call No: P90.M154
Landmark essays on speech and writing
Elbow, Peter.
Routledge, 2015.
Call No: P301.L257
Seeing green : the use and abuse of American environmental images
Dunaway, Finis.
The University of Chicago Press, 2015.
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Haymarket, 200-
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1 Social networks and music worlds
Crossley, Nick, 1968-
Routledge, 2015.
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2 Social media in disaster response : how experience architects can build for participation
Potts, Liza.
Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2014.
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3 Beyond new media : discourse and critique in a polymediated age
Herbig, Art, 1977-
Lexington Books, 2015.
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4 Pandemics and the media
Levina, Marina, 1975-
Peter Lang, 2015.
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5 Media evolution on the eve of the Arab Spring
Hudson, Leila.
Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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6 Hate on the right : right wing political groups and hate speech
Waltman, Michael.
Peter Lang, 2015.
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7 Total sportscasting : performance, production, and career development
Zumoff, Marc.
Focal Press, 2015.
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8 Media/impact : an introduction to mass media
Biagi, Shirley.
Cengage Learning, 2015.
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9 Transmedia archaeology : storytelling in the borderlines of science fiction, comics and pulp magazines
Scolari, Carlos Alberto, 1963-
Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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10 Alphabet to Internet : media in our lives
Fang, Irving E.
Routledge, 2015.
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1 Keith’s radio station : broadcast, internet, and satellite
Hendricks, John Allen.
Focal Press, 2015.
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2 The global intercultural communication reader
Asante, Molefi Kete, 1942-
Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2014.
Call No: HM1211.G562 2014
3 Strategic narratives : communication power and the new world order
Miskimmon, Alister.
Routledge, 2013.
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4 Political communication online : structures, functions, and challenges
Seizov, Ognyan.
Routledge, 2014.
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5 A synoptic history of classical rhetoric
Murphy, James Jerome.
Routledge, 2014.
Call No: PA3265.M978
6 Social media communication : concepts, practices, data, law and ethics
Lipschultz, Jeremy Harris, 1958-
Routledge, 2015.
Call No: HM741.L767
7 Colour studies : a broad spectrum
Anderson, Wendy, 1975-
John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2014.
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8 The dynamics of political communication : media and politics in a digital age
Perloff, Richard M.
Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2014.
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9 The media and human rights : the cosmopolitan promise
Balabanova, Ekaterina, 1975-
Routledge, 2015.
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10 Electronic media law and regulation
Creech, Kenneth.
Routledge, 2014.
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1 Revitalising audience research : innovations in European audience research
O’Neill, Brian, 1961-
Routledge, 2015.
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2 Social data analytics : collaboration for the enterprise
Rogers, Shawn P.
Morgan Kaufmann, 2015.
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3 NAB legal guide to broadcast law and regulation
Benz, Jean.
Focal Press, 2015.
Call No: KF2805.N113
4 Media transformation : the transfer of media characteristics among media
Elleström, Lars, 1960-
Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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5 Media edge : media logic and social reality
Altheide, David L.
Peter Lang, 2014.
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6 Is satire saving our nation? : mockery and American politics
McClennen, Sophia A.
Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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7 Developing strategic business models and competitive advantage in the digital sector
Daidj, Nabyla, 1964-
Business Science Reference, 2015.
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8 Cultural policy
Bell, David, 1965 February 12-
Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2015.
Call No: CB430.B433
9 Science fiction TV
Telotte, J. P., 1949-
Routledge, 2014.
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10 Media and left
Çoban, Savaş.
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1 Politics in fantasy media : essays on ideology and gender in fiction, film, television and games
Sedlmayr, Gerold.
CMcFarland & Company, Inc., 2014.
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2 Cyberpsychology and new media : a thematic reader
Kirwan, Grainne, 1978-
Psychology Press, 2014.
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3 Mismatched women : the siren’s song through the machine
Fleeger, Jennifer.
Oxford University Press, 2014.
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4 Messages : an introduction to communication
Berger, Arthur Asa, 1933-
Left Coast Press, 2015.
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5 Environment, politics and activism : the role of media
Batabyal, Somnath.
Routledge India, 2014.
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6 A chaos of delight : science, religion and myth and the shaping of Western thought
Dobson, Geoffrey P., 1953-
Equinox Pub., c2005.
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7 Women and death in film, television, and news : dead but not gone
Dillman, Joanne Clarke, 1962-
Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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8 Media literacy : seeking honesty, independence, and productivity in today’s mass messages
Pike, Deidre M., 1965-
International Debate Education Association, 2014.
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9 download (1) Intercultural communication : a peacebuilding perspective
Remland, Martin S.
Waveland Press, 2015.
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10 index Drawing new color lines : transnational Asian American graphic narratives
Chiu, Monica, 1965-
Hong Kong University Press, 2015.
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News You Can Use – June 2015 – Issue 1

Selected news articles from ‘Singapore’ sources in (Issue 1 covers 27 May to 2 June 2015). To read the full-text, search under (access for NTU staff/students). Not sure how to search? Click here.

Jolin Tsai video gets banned
The Straits Times, 27 May 2015, 481 words, Gwendolyn Ng, (English)
Taiwanese singer Jolin Tsai’s music video for the song We’re All Different, Yet The Same, featuring same-sex marriage, is banned on television and radio here. This applies to cable TV and free-to-air TV channels.

How we can be more civilised online
TODAY (Singapore), 1 June 2015, 818 words, William Wan, (English)
As the Internet and social media become more intertwined with our lives, we begin to see how the best and worst of human nature get amplified online. While the better actions of humankind do not get as much attention as they should in …

NAC cancels grant for book with ‘politically sensitive content’
TODAY (Singapore), 30 May 2015, 518 words, Mayo Martin, (English)
SINGAPORE — The National Arts Council (NAC) has withdrawn a publishing grant for the graphic novel The Art Of Charlie Chan Hock Chye on the eve of its Singapore launch because of “sensitive content”.

MDA Appoints GfK to Build New National Audience Measurement System
Singapore Government News, 29 May 2015, 387 words, (English)
May 29 — The Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA) has awarded the tender for providing and managing the new Singapore Television Audience Measurement (SG-TAM) system to GfK. The award is valid for three years, with an option to …

ONLINE; One-stop destination for Asia’s best shorts
Business Times Singapore, 29 May 2015, 787 words, Dylan Tan, (English)
Viddsee’s founders, who are filmmakers themselves, are dedicated to curating and delivering the best short films from Asia on their streaming website.

Understanding the future of money and data
Business Times Singapore, 29 May 2015, 1585 words, REGINA LIM , (English)
Given innovative developments such as IoT and Bitcoin, is the law sufficiently elastic to cover them?
IN THE last decade, writes Thomas Friedman, “we have gone from a connected world … to a hyperconnected world” (Friedman, 2011). The …


News You Can Use – May 2015 – Issue 4

Selected news articles from ‘Singapore’ sources in (Issue 4 covers 20-26 May 2015). To read the full-text, search under (access for NTU staff/students). Not sure how to search? Click here.


Old local films return to big screen
The Straits Times, 25 May 2015, 652 words, Boon Chan, Media Correspondent, (English)
Five Singapore films from the 1950s to 1970s will be screened free, with their original hand-painted posters recreated
Five films from the golden age of Singapore cinema from the 1950s to 1970s will be restored and screened for the public …

Spotify to offer original and video content
MyPaper, 22 May 2015, 543 words, (English)
STREAMING leader Spotify on Wednesday announced an expansion into video and original content, reaching beyond music as the company faces challenges to its dominance and strives to turn a profit.

Measuring mobile-app audiences
TODAY (Singapore), 22 May 2015, 791 words, Anindya Datta, (English)
This commentary is part of a series in TODAY’s Science section, in collaboration with the National University of Singapore (NUS) School of Computing, that explores the computer science research projects conducted here.

Online content creators learn from the masters
Business Times Singapore, 22 May 2015, 462 words, Jacquelyn Cheok, (English)
MEDIA businesses hoping to stay ahead of the competition must harness the new opportunities arising from digital trends to grow their consumer base, the Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA) said on Thursday.

Safety net? More like a trampoline: DPM Tharman
The Straits Times, 20 May 2015, 2327 words, (English)
SINGAPORE’S economic success, social policies and safety nets were some of the main issues discussed by Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam in an interview by BBC Hardtalk presenter Stephen Sackur at the St …

‘Ensure copyright’ of wedding photos
The Straits Times, 20 May 2015, 646 words, K.C. Vijayan, Senior Law Correspondent, (English)
Lawyers warn couples such images could be used by other parties
WEDDING photos are meant to be personal memories that last a lifetime.
But if couples do not ensure they own the copyright of images of their big occasion, they could end up …

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1 Research methods in health communication : principles and application
Whaley, Bryan B.
Routledge, 2014.
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2 Media and the ecological crisis
Maxwell, Richard, 1957-
Routledge, 2015.
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3 Embodied politics in visual autobiography
Brophy, Sarah.
University of Toronto Press, 2014.
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4 Popular music in a digital music economy : problems and practices for an emerging service industry
Anderson, Tim J.
Routledge, 2014.
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5 Strategies for developing global health programs
Kim, Do kyun.
Peter Lang, 2014.
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6 Communicating about health : current issues and perspectives
DuPré, Athena.
Oxford University Press, c2014.
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7 Quantitative research methods for communication : a hands-on approach
Wrench, Jason S.
Oxford University Press, 2013.
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8 Addicted to distraction : psychological consequences of the modern mass media
Charlton, Bruce.
University of Buckingham Press, 2014.
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9 Social media law : a handbook of cases & use
Furi-Perry, Ursula, 1980-
ABA, 2013.
Call No: KF390.5.C6F984
10 Young people, media and health : risks and rights
Feilitzen, Cecilia von.
International Clearinghouse on Children, Youth and Media, Nordicom, 2014.
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News You Can Use – May 2015 – Issue 3

Selected news articles from ‘Singapore’ sources in (Issue 3 covers 13-19 May 2015). To read the full-text, search under (access for NTU staff/students). Not sure how to search? Click here.


How the Government helps Singaporeans help themselves
TODAY (Singapore), 19 May 2015, 2417 words, (English)
Singapore’s social welfare policy is like a trampoline, said Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam, with the Republic providing support that encourages citizens to take up opportunities without undermining …

IDA gives Singtel ‘stern warning’ for Gushcloud incident ; StarHub accepts authority’s decision to close matter, M1 will not pursue issue
TODAY (Singapore), 19 May 2015, 648 words, Tan Weizhen, (English)
SINGAPORE — The Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) yesterday issued a “stern warning” to Singtel, following the completion of investigations into what it deemed a negative marketing campaign involving social media agency Gushcloud.

SG+50: FUTURE TRENDS 2065; Wanted: A new Pioneer Generation
The Straits Times, 18 May 2015, 1889 words, Peter Ho For The Straits Times, (English)
An ageing population. Climate change raising sea levels. Always-on technology. In this brave new world, Singapore needs a generation bold enough to change mindsets.

Smart Nation needs smart data management
The Straits Times, 14 May 2015, 732 words, Mark Bentkower For The Straits Times, (English)
AS SINGAPORE marches towards its Smart Nation goal, government bodies, enterprises and citizens will witness a massive volume of data collected from various sources – the Internet of Things, connected devices, sensors, apps and so on.

Facebook begins direct publication of news articles
TODAY (Singapore), 14 May 2015, 1004 words, (English)
MENLO PARK (California) — Facebook’s long-rumoured plan to directly host articles from news organisations started yesterday, concluding months of delicate negotiations between the Internet giant and publishers that covet its huge audience, …

News You Can Use – May 2015 – Issue 2

Selected news articles from ‘Singapore’ sources in (Issue 2 covers 6-12 May 2015). To read the full-text, search under (access for NTU staff/students). Not sure how to search? Click here.


The Slow Movement is picking up speed
TODAY (Singapore), 12 May 2015, 717 words, (English)
In an age of tech acceleration and the need to consume as much information as quickly as possible, a slower alternative is picking up speed. Welcome to slow watching, slow reading and even slow journalism.

IBM, Facebook tie up to use personal data for ads
TODAY (Singapore), 8 May 2015, 504 words, (English)
NEW YORK — Personalised marketing — the product pitch or message that really hits its target, the right person at the right time — is the much-discussed ideal in advertising and sales.The truth is that personalised marketing is, well, …

EYE ON SINGAPORE; The arts as new global ambassador
The Straits Times, 7 May 2015, 1749 words, Corrie Tan, (English)
Singapore’s cultural charm offensive has deep pockets and reach, but is it winning hearts?
IN MARCH and April, residents and tourists in Toulouse, France, might have spotted on their walk through town a tiny, red-and-white “lion boy” sitting …

Why battle for Net neutrality in the US matters globally
Business Times Singapore, 7 May 2015, 1130 words, Frank-Jürgen Richter, (English)
At stake could be an Internet where all information is treated equally, promoting openness and free trade; a non-neutral Web benefits a few at the expense of many.

Former TRS editor sets up news site ‘based in Australia’ ; Founder of Straits Times Review calls for article contributions
TODAY (Singapore), 6 May 2015, 552 words, Joy Fang, (English)
SINGAPORE — A new website describing itself as an “independent news site based in Australia” has emerged, shortly after news broke that the authorities had ordered the shutdown of The Real Singapore (TRS) portal.